Washington City/County Management Association


For students pursing a Master’s Degree in Public Administration or Public Policy with a desire to work in City/County Management

  • $5,000 towards your education
  • Complimentary one-year student membership to WCMA
  • Complimentary registration and two night’s lodging (not to exceed $500) toward the WCMA Summer Conference.
  • Mentoring by an active professional city or county manager

Note:    International City/County Management Association (ICMA) may offer complimentary membership and discounted attendance at their annual conference.

Applicants must reside in Washington, have a Bachelor’s degree and attend a graduate program in Washington, Oregon, or Idaho.

For questions, please contact Michael Rizzitiello: MRizzitiello@cpwa.us.

APPLICATIONS FOR 2024 - 2025  ARE DUE 5:00 PM JULY 5th

IMPORTANT - Please review the instructions for completing the application before filling out the Scholarship Application Form. Failure to do so may result in an incomplete submittal.