Class of 2013 – apply to become a Presidential Management Fellow – application period runs from November 5 through November 12


The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program was established by Executive Order in 1977 to attract to the Federal service outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths, including law school, who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs. By drawing graduate students from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, the PMF Program provides a continuing source of trained men and women to meet the future challenges of public service. There are many federal government opportunities available through the PMF program. Positions are located across the country. All interested members of the Class of 2013 are encouraged to apply.

The PMF program Class of 2013 application period will open on Monday, November 5 and close on Monday, November 19, 2012, at 11:59pm Eastern Time.  The entire application process, including submission of all necessary documents, must be completed during this time period.  The PMF program

Applicants will have two ways to find the application.  At USAJOBS (, simply search “Presidential Management Fellows,” or go to the PMF website ( and select the link found under the Application Process/How to Apply webpage.

You can find a PowerPoint presentation which outlines the latest changes to the PMF program on their Academia/Resources page located at  Once the Class of 2013 PMF Application is finalized, information will be updated on their website.

For more information and details, please visit “Become a PMF” regularly for the latest updates.  You may also stop by the CPPO for more information.