MPA Internships and Resources


WGLI Core Leadership Program

WGLI’s Core Leadership Workshop program (a series of 5, one-day sessions) provides for an in-depth understanding of
personal and professional development: builds self-worth and awareness and professional competency through organizational skill building.

Are you ready to grow your career and give back to the community?
We are now accepting applications. Enrollment is limited to 25 women.

5 Saturdays Beginning in February (9:00am -4:00pm February 23, March 9 & 23, April 6 & 20)
Empire College (3035 Cleveland Ave., Santa Rosa, California 

See description of program here.


Internship Opportunities

Additional Public Administration Resources


Scholarship Opportunities

Annual Frank Figueroa Memorial Scholarship

Purpose: To recognize and support excellence in the public service by awarding a stipend to a graduate student pursuing a Masters of Public Administration.
Amount: $2000 for academic year 2012 – 2013
Eligibility:  Baccalaureate degree holders enrolled for an MPA program at an accredited institution in California, Arizona, Nevada, or Hawaii
Application: DEADLINE Friday July 31, 2012. Submit curriculum vitae and a 500 word Essay on:

“Why I am Committed To A Career in the Public Service” to:

San Francisco Region Management Association
Social Security Administration – Sandra R. Perez
250 North 7th Avenue, Suite 210
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Email submissions are acceptable: "Attn: Sandra R. Perez/ SFRMA Scholarship" in the subject line

Selection: Made by a committee of evaluators who will judge academic excellence and motivation.  Selection will be announced October 01, 2012.
Sponsor: The Social Security Administration’s organization of field management for the western region.  In memory of an esteemed colleague whoembodied the best in public service.