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Presidential Management Fellowship

Goes By: Presidential Management Fellowship

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Presidential Management Fellowship National Deadline
Monday, September 25, 2023
12 Noon ET

About this Fellowship

The flagship leadership development program at the entry-level of federal government work for advanced degree candidates.

The Program attracts and selects the best candidates possible, but is designed to develop a cadre of potential government leaders. It provides professional development training, a network of support, and opportunities for federal career advancement and encourages development of leadership capabilities.

The PMF Program inculcates a lasting bond as well as a spirit of public service, ultimately encouraging and leading to a career in the government.

Advanced Degree means a professional or graduate degree (e.g., master's, Ph.D., J.D.).

Applications are available annually via posting on, typically in late September. Once the position is posted, only 2 weeks are given to complete the application.

Award Value

Two years of full-time paid employment with benefits with a federal government agency.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral, Professional Degree: Health Sciences, Professional Degree: Business, Professional Degree: Law

Minimum Grade Point Average



US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: February 9, 2024

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