Rutgers-Camden offers a full tuition scholarships for the Master in Public Administration to Returning Peace Corp Volunteers (RPCV) under the The Coverdell Fellowship program. Fellowships are awarded annually on a competitive basis to RPCV’s who wish to pursue the Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree.  

Coverdell Fellows may choose from any of the three specializations – Community Development, Public Management, or Education Leadership – and may also choose one of the two policy concentrations – international public service and development or education.

We offer the resources of a world-class research university with the benefit of a smaller campus experience.  Our faculty specialize in both international and domestic public policy to serve the interests of our students.

To apply, please see the MPA admissions requirements.  

Questions may be directed to the Coverdell Fellows Program Faculty Advisor, Dr. Maureen Donaghy,