Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program

Presidential Management Fellows Program 


The 2009-2010 Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program application season will open on Thursday, October 1.   The PMF Program offers paid two-year federal government fellowships to graduate students interested in the public sector.  More than 80 Federal agencies recruit through this program and offer positions in public policy and administration, domestic or international issues, information technology, human resources, engineering, health and medical sciences, law (very limited), financial management, and many other fields in support of public service programs.

PMF Application Open Period

Thursday, October 1 – Thursday, October 15, 2009

 How to Apply:

Applicants must (1) complete an online application, (2) link a USAJOBS resume, and (3) submit a Nomination form and Statement of Interest to their school’s Nomination Official, Karen Warren at the Career Development Office, by 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 16.

•        Applicants apply online using USAJOBS at or via a link from the PMF website’s “How to Apply/PMF Application”  

•       During the application process, applicants will be required to link their online resume, complete an online qualifications questionnaire, and print the PMF Nomination Form (OPM Form 1300) for the nomination process.  On-line application deadline is Thursday, October 15.

•        The Statement of Interest should describe your objectives and motivation in seeking  a PMF fellowship.  Statement of Interest and Nomination Form are submitted to  Karen Warren in the CDO on or before 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 16.

More Information:

Further information on the PMF Program can be found on the PMF website at: and on the Career Development Office’s Student Portal at

If you have further questions after reviewing the PMF website and CDO Student Portal, please feel free to contact Karen Warren ( in the CDO.