Students graduating this year, or who have graduated within two years of the 2018 application open date, are eligible to apply.
About the Opportunity (From https://www.pmf.gov/opportunity/index.aspx): In addition to salary and benefits, the PMF Program gives you a lot in return for your hard work. Your two-year appointment will provide a fast-paced opportunity to gain experience and develop your talents. You will be challenged with opportunities to flourish into a problem solver, strategic thinker and future leader. In addition to working at a single Federal agency, you may have the option to participate in a rotational opportunity at another agency. These rotational opportunities will challenge you even further and give you insight into how other areas of government operate.
-While serving as a PMF, you will receive: 160 hours of formal interactive training (on leadership, management, policy and other topics)
-Challenging work assignments
-Feedback on your work
-At least one 4 to 6 month developmental assignment
-Potential for promotions and career ladders
-Upon certification of completion, which permits immediate noncompetitive conversion to a permanent or term position and carries prestige anywhere you go thereafter