The next Veterans Local Government Management Fellowship (VLGMF) Cohort 17-02 is open for applications and will run from 10 July- 27 October 2017, with an application deadline of 23 June 2017. Interviews are tentatively scheduled for 29/30 June 2017.  

Fort Carson and Buckley AFB, Colorado, and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, will serve as military installation sponsors for this cohort. This will allow for placement of Fellows with local governments in Southern Colorado, Denver Metro, and Kansas City Metro, Kansas areas.  This cohort’s sponsoring local governments can be found on each of the individual military installation applications. 

Applications are now on the NEOGOV online platform with the support of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) and can be accessed through the link below. 

The program is expanding among many of the military installations and local governments in the ICMA Mountain Plains Region. The Mountain Plans Region includes the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. Please look for new partners as we expand over the next few years. 

A complete application packet consists of the following:

1) complete online NEOGOV application

2) resume

3) cover letter

4) commander’s authorization memo (Army)* or Air Force Virtual Education Center [AFVEC] approval letter (Air Force)  

* Commander’s authorization memo templates: Fort Leavenworth and Fort Carson


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