Note: To accommodate applicants that may have been affected by Hurricane Sandy, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management has extended the opportunity to apply to the Presidential Management Fellows program Class of 2013. The application will remain open for all applicants until Monday, November 26, 2012, at 11:59 pm Eastern Time. The entire application process, including submission of all necessary documents, must be completed before this date and time.
New deadline: Monday, November 26, 2012
This two-year paid fellowship includes challenging assignments, potential for accelerated promotions, developmental assignments, and networking opportunities. Finalists appointed as PMFs have the opportunity to be hired by Federal Agencies and engage in solving domestic and/or international issues in areas such as public administration, engineering, technology, science, criminal justice, health, and financial management, to name a few.
For information and applications: Students must apply through the PMF website and USAJobs. This is a multi-phase application process, including both online and in-person segments.
Eligibility Requirements: Must receive advanced degree between Sept. 1, 2012 and Aug. 31, 2013 or have received advanced degree no earlier than Nov. 5, 2010. All disciplines are eligible.
Must meet following criteria: breath and quality of accomplishments, capacity for leadership, and demonstrated commitment to a career in the analysis and management of public policies and programs. Information about the PMF program is available at: https://www.pmf.opm.gov/