SPONSORING AGENCY: U.S. Office of Personnel Management

PURPOSE: The PMF Program was established by Executive Order in 1977. It is designed to attract to the federal service outstanding men and women from a wide variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have an interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs.

ELIGIBILITY: Students who complete a graduate (master's or doctoral-level) degree from an accredited college or university during the current academic year are eligible. Students must be nominated by the appropriate dean, director or chairperson of their graduate academic program.

For additional information, please see the PMF Web Page.