Thomas C. and Cathleen C. Burke Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2018 by Thomas C. Burke, Jr. (B.S. in Elementary Education ‘79, MPA ’95) and Cathleen C. Burke to support a graduate student in Public Administration. Mr. Burke is a U.S. Army veteran and has served VCU in leadership development roles for 40 years. Mrs. Burke has led VCU human resources for 10 years. Both are dedicated to the commitment of VCU and public administration.

• Graduate student in public administration with a preference to students within the post-baccalaureate certificate program in nonprofit management
• Preference to part-time students
• Merit based

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write an essay describing why you are deserving of this scholarship.