The following are resources for instructors and students of Kentucky's Master of Public Administration Programs. KCCMA is a strong supporter of the eight MPA programs in the Commonwealth. KCCMA partners with each school to promote instruction on professional and effective city and county government.

Student/Manager Mentoring
Interested in developing a mentoring relationship with a local government manager. KCCMA can help set it up. E mail KCCMA Executive Director for assistance.

The City of Shelbyville and the Kentucky City and County Management Association (KCCMA) have joined together to offer MPA students at any Kentucky University, the opportunity to do a joint internship with both the City of Shelbyville and KCCMA. Awarded student will intern during the winter/spring semester of each year. Applications/resumes must be submitted for consideration no later than December 1 of the prior year. One student will be selected. For further information, or to apply, please contact Robert Schrage, KCCMA Executive Director at

Internship Standard Application Form
KCCMA will distribute this KCCMA-Standard-Internship-Application to member cities and counties if a student wishes assistance in finding an internship. Jurisdictions will contact the student directly if interested.

KCCMA Winter Conference Scholarship
If interested in a student scholarship to the February 2023 Winter Conference, see below application for details. The deadline is December 31, 2022.
2023 KCCMAscholarship

Kentucky MPA Program Links
Eastern Kentucky University
Kentucky State University
Morehead State University
Murray State University
Northern Kentucky University
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville
Western Kentucky University

Student Job Opportunities
ICMA Job Center
Kentucky League of Cities Job Postings
Kentucky State Government
National League of Cities Career Center
in internship with a KCCMA member government-email Executive Director (See Standard Application form above)

KCCMA Class Speakers Bureau
Interested in a KCCMA member speaking before your class? Speaker's Bureau Information 2021.