Amount $1,400 to one applicant
Need-Based Not need-based
Approximately $1,400 will be awarded to one applicant, with the goal of providing support to work and/or study that benefits young children living in or near poverty conditions.
No FAFSA is required for this award: financial need is not considered.
In the MPA Sponsored Aid Application, submit a maximum 100 word essay that addresses this prompt – explain clearly since the selection committee may not consist of specialists in your field:
- Describe how your previous volunteer or work experience; past, current or proposed course of study; and/or career goals in education, public policy, health, welfare, or the environment have benefited or intend to benefit young children living in or near poverty conditions.