WPA

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WPAWorks Progress Administration (later Works Projects Administration)
WPAWork Projects Administration (originally Works Progress Administration)
WPAWi-Fi Protected Access (802.11)
WPAWireless Protected Access
WPAWorld Psychiatric Association (Association Mondiale de Psychiatrie)
WPAWindows Product Activation (Microsoft)
WPAWashington Project for the Arts (Washington, DC, USA)
WPAWireless Printer Adapter
WPAWi-Fi Protected Access
WPAWindows Product Activation
WPAWorld Public Access
WPAWeb Page Authoring
WPAWoomera Prohibited Area (Australia)
WPAWorld Pool-Billiard Association
WPAWestern Psychological Association
WPAWomen's Prison Association
WPAWorking People's Alliance (Guyana)
WPAWriting Program Administrator
WPAWestern Provident Association (UK health insurer)
WPAWszelkie Przejawy Artyzmu (Polish art festival)
WPAWorld Programme of Action (UN)
WPAWhistleblower Protection Act of 1989
WPAWar Powers Act of 1973
WPAWith Particular Average
WPAWorks Progress Administration Agency (US Navy)
WPAWestern Pyrotechnic Association
WPAWin Probability Added (technical baseball statistic)
WPAWeddings Parties Anything
WPAWashington Pilots Association (Washington state)
WPAWork Program Agreement (various organizations)
WPAWorld Potato Atlas (International Potato Center)
WPAWaste Prevention Association
WPAWater Jet Propulsion Assembly (US DoD)
WPAWinnipeg Partnership Agreement (Winnipeg, MB, Canada)
WPAWagner-Peyser Act
WPAWest Papua Association (Australia)
WPAWyoming Pipeline Authority
WPAWorld Prout Assembly
WPAWi-Fi Protected Area
WPAWork Package Agreement (various organizations)
WPAWomen Pay All (Olathe Northwest High School dance)
WPAWizards Per Acre (Utopia game)
WPAWestern Planning Area
WPAWelsh Principal Area
WPAWhite Paper Account (UK)
WPAWarm Pool Atmosphere
WPAWar Plans Advisor (AFLC)
WPAWilliam Preston & Associates
WPAWork Package Authorization
WPAWiener process acceleration
WPAWhole Product Approach
WPAWorld Partners Association (consortium of telecommunications providers)
WPAwafer phased array (semiconductor manufacturing)
References in periodicals archive ?
Moore, Work Projects Administration, 12 September 1939, Helen Chandler Ryan Collection, MSS 721, box 1, folder 5.
She was an early beneficiary of the Work Projects Administration, which provided needy artists with canvases and allowed them to paint at home.
Not only did he have the writing projects, but also he tried - largely successfully - to keep a full-time job as either a teacher or a librarian, with interim work on the Illinois Writers' Project, a Work Projects Administration initiative to employ writers during the Depression years.
Her biographer credits Morgan with keeping these crafts ative until their revival in the Work Projects Administration sponsore undertakings of the 1930s.