City Year is proud to partner with
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers
University, a top ranked Master of City and Regional
Planning (MCRP) and Master of Public Policy (MPP) program, offering a 25% tuition scholarship.
Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University is a top ranked Master of City
and Regional Planning (MCRP) and Master of Public Policy (MPP) program
committed to rebirth of the public-service ethic in the United States. The school serves as one of the nation's key
centers for the theory and practice of planning and public policy scholarship
and analysis. As part of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the
school capitalizes on the strength and resources of this major research
university. The Bloustein School reaches to the larger world beyond the realm
of academia to contribute to the regional, national, and international
Benefits offered by
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University
||25% of tuition
|Number of Scholarships Awarded Annually
|Application Fee Waiver
||Yes - Reimbursement
Eligibility & Additional Info
awardfor Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
graduate programs will be equal to 25% of tuition for up to 2 City Year corps,
alumni or staff members per year. All
students must meet the school’s admission criteria.
awarded to City Year alumni for at least one year of service and City Year
staff members employed for at least two years.
one-year deferral for students admitted to a graduate program who decide to
serve with City Year before starting their study with The Edward J. Bloustein School
of Planning and Public Policy.
will be considered for additional merit-based awards depending on the strength
of the application.
To Identify Your City Year Affiliation
City Year verification: To get the application fee waived and to be considered for the scholarship, a service verification letter must be requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with "Rutgers School of Planning and Public Policy" in the subject line. Within the email, include the site where you served and your corps graduation month and year. This letter will be sent electronically by City Year to Admissions Office and added to your applicant file.
To Contact the Admissions Office
City Year National Service Scholars______________________________
Please note that all admissions and scholarship decisions are made by the educational institution. Corps members, alumni and staff interested in these scholarships must complete the full application process for the institution. Please pay close attention to deadlines, and consider beginning work on your applications early in the year.