Upcoming Events

  1. JSU Public Policy Student Symposium
    April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Financial Assistance

The Program of Public Policy and Administration responds to the financial needs of our students by offering fellowships or financial assistance such as:

Graduate Assistantships

The Division of Graduate Studies and the Program of Public Policy and Administration provide a limited number of graduate assistantships. The assistantships pay in-state tuition and a stipend for the academic year. The monthly stipend does not cover out-of-state fees, housing, transportation and food. Students must be enrolled for a minimum of 9 hours credit to qualify.


  • The Endowed Scholarship Fund for Public Service Students:  



A monthly stipend can be earned through internship placement. For information, contact the Internship Coordinator, Dr. Ester Stokes at estokes@jsums.edu.