Programs


Compensation Policy

Comprehensive Compensation Studies   As part of the Stennis Institute's capacities and services offered, the Institute is able to provide comprehensive compensation studies for municipalities, counties, agencies, and others. For more information, please contact Ms. Claudette Jones or Mr. Matthew Peterson at your convenience.

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Education Policy Fellowship Program

Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP)   Program Overview The Education Policy Fellowship Program (EPFP) is a 10-month in-service leadership development program sponsored by the Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) in partnership with multiple state site programs across the country. The John C. Stennis Institute is the primary Institute responsible for the Mississippi and Alabama cohort...

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Mississippi Mayors’ Forum

Mississippi Mayors’ Forum The Mississippi Mayors’ Forum (MMF) is an exciting new assistance opportunity developed in collaboration between the John. C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University and the Mississippi Municipal League. The program provides a select group ofMississippi Mayors with access to a panel of resource professionals who will...

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MPPA Capstone

PSPA Capstone   As part of a working collaboration between the Stennis Institute and the Political Science and Public Administration department at Mississippi State University, the Institute provides the instruction, project initiation, and guidance for the last-semester Capstone students.  The capstone project is a hands-on, real-world experience for the students, teaching them how to work...

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Polling Center for Government and Business Development

About the Polling Center The Polling Center for Government and Business Development is a collaboration between the Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development and the National Strategic Planning & Analysis Research Center (nSPARC) at Mississippi State University. Combining the unique talents of both organizations, the Polling Center uses a multidisciplinary approach to investigate some...

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State Executive Development Institute (SEDI)

2016 SEDI Registration   To apply for the 2016 State Executive Development Institute at the John C. Stennis Institute of Government and Community Development at Mississippi State University, please click HERE.  Applications are due NO LATER than March 9, 2016. For More Information, Please see the Contact Info below.  We hope to see you all...

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Stennis-Capitol Press Luncheon

August 18, 2016 Mississippi State University President, Dr. Mark E. Keenum Speaker: Dr. Mark Keenum, Mississippi State University President What: Stennis Capitol Press Forum When: August 18, 2016 Where: Capital Club 125 S Congress St, Jackson, MS 39201 Time: 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Cost: $20, payable at the event     May 2, 2016 Speaker: Representative Andy Gipson...

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Stennis-Montgomery Association

(a program of the John C. Stennis Institute of Government) Essay Contest Award Winners     |    SMA Members   |  Photos   Named after the great MSU alumni, Senator John C. Stennis and Congressman G.V. Sonny Montgomery, the Stennis-Montgomery Association (SMA) allows students of all backgrounds and academic disciplines to become active on the...

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Strategy

Strategy     Turn Strategic Plans into Strategic ACTION   The Stennis Institute prides itself in its modern approach to strategic thinking.  While strategic plans are still a part of local government and agency planning, the Institute is working to incorporate new techniques and strategies of strategic thinking into these arenas.  The Institute urges communities,...

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