O’Neill School - Hudson and Holland Scholars Partnership Program

Tuition fee reduction for Hudson and Holland Scholars

The top-ranked O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs is proud to partner with the Hudson and Holland Scholars Program to provide benefits for qualified graduates.

Through the O’Neill School - Hudson and Holland Scholars Partnership Program, admitted students are awarded a 25% tuition reduction toward their program of choice, in addition to an application fee waiver granted to all applicants from the Hudson and Holland Program. If awarded, the 25% tuition reduction will be in addition to any financial aid previously received through the O'Neill School's Equity Scholars Program, for which HHSP undergraduates are also eligible to apply.

O’Neill School master’s programs prepare you with the skills and real-world experience needed to lead change and make a meaningful impact.

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O'Neill School: #1 Public Affairs 2023 US News and World Report

Top-ranked curriculum

O’Neill is home to one of the nation’s top Master of Public Affairs programs.

  • #1 MPA among public universities
  • #2 MPA among public and private universities  
  • #1 Environmental Policy & Management 
  • #1 Nonprofit Management 
  • #1 Public Finance & Budgeting 
  • #1 Public Management & Leadership  
  • #4 Health Policy & Management  
  • #5 Public Policy Analysis  
  • #7 Local Government Management  
  • #10 Social Policy  
  • #20 Urban Policy  

U.S. News and World Report, 2025

98%of reporting 2021-22 MPA residential masters students go into employment or continuing education upon receiving their degree

Fellowship eligibility requirements

O’Neill School - Hudson and Holland Scholars Partnership Program award recipients must have completed an undergraduate degree from Indiana University and meet O’Neill School admissions requirements:

  • Strong academic performance
  • Demonstrated commitment to service
  • A record of involvement and leadership on campus or in your community
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Resume


Prepare to lead in any sector

From public affairs to arts administration and criminal justice, O'Neill offers many pathways for you to make a difference in your chosen field and gain transferrable skills that will prepare you to work in any sector.

  • Master of Public Affairs (in-residence or online)
  • Master of Environmental Science
  • Master of Environmental Sustainability
  • Master of Arts in Arts Administration
  • Master of International Affairs
  • Master of Science in Healthcare Management (hybrid or online)
  • Master of Public Affairs-Master of Environmental Science Dual Degree
  • Master of Arts in Arts Administration-Master of Public Affairs Dual Degree

  • Master of Public Affairs
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice and Public Safety

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