Pat Walker Missouri Public Affairs Academy

Learn about community engagement, diverse perspectives, and leadership.

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Applications are open for the 2023 Pat Walker Missouri Public Affairs Academy! Selected participants will meet on Missouri State University's campus July 10-13.


The Missouri Public Affairs Academy is a highly interactive program designed to provide students with intensive instruction on public affairs.

The MPAA is open to current Missouri high school rising juniors and seniors. Learn more about how to apply for the academy.

Find information on past participants and staff leaders for the Missouri Public Affairs Academy.