ICMA LOCAL GOVERNMENT MANAGEMENT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM
The International City/County Management Association (ICMA) Local Government Management Fellowship Program (LGMF) is a highly competitive career development opportunity designed to generate interest in local government careers among recent master's program graduates. Committed to the professional development of young professionals, the City of Fort Lauderdale partners with ICMA annually to host a total of six Senior Management Fellows for two-year, temporary, full-time positions. Generally, three Fellows are selected each year, providing for a rotational cycle of three second-year Fellows and three first-year Fellows.
BECOME A FORT LAUDERDALE FELLOW
If you are a recent master's graduate or a student enrolled in public administration, public policy, or related master's degree programs at NASPAA-member schools graduating this academic year, explore the ICMA LGMF Become a Local Government Management Fellow page for application information. When completing the application, make sure to select the Southeast Region for areas of interest for placement. This is an annual fellowship program, with a fall application process for spring/summer placement.
The 2020 Fellowship application cycle is now open - all applications are due by December 16, 2019. To learn more, or to apply to be a Local Government Management Fellow, please visit ICMA's LGMF website. For more information, please send an email to FellowshipProgram@fortlauderdale.gov.