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PMF Class of 2021 Application Dates, Assessment Preparation Guide, and Resources

Posted on 2020-04-30T00:00:00

The PMF Class of 2021 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (ET), Wednesday, September 30, 2020, and close at Noon (ET), Wednesday, October 14, 2020. These dates, and any updates, can be found on our “2021 Application” page at Approximately six weeks after the application closes, we expect to announce PMF Class of 2021 Finalists.

We have also posted the “2021 PMF Assessment Preparation Guide”, which can be found under the “Become a PMF\Assessment Process” webpage at The guide explains the 2021 PMF on-line assessment process, includes sample questions, the process for requesting a reasonable accommodation, and identifies the system requirements for completing.

Finally, we have updated many of our resources for academia and applicants and have also added some new resources. For an overview of what’s new for the 2021 Application Cycle, visit: A few of our new resources include:

  • The PMF Apply Brochure, posted under the “Become a PMF\Resources” section of
  • The Academia Checklist, posted under the “Academia\Resources” section of
  • The PMF Program Required Application Documents and Alternative Letter, posted under both of the “Resources” sections above at

In the coming months, between now and the application, we will be releasing additional resources for applicants. Please be sure to check our website for updates.

General information about the PMF Program, eligibility, how to apply, and resources, can be found under the “Become a PMF” section of our website at Thank you!