San Francisco Fellows (SFF) Program

San Francisco, ,
United States
Term: Academic Year

Offers a full-time work experience in San Francisco, California for individuals who are interested in public administration in a local government. 

The San Francisco Fellows program is a unique opportunity to learn about public administration in local government while working full time as a city employee. Competitively selected applicants will join a cohort of up to 18 Fellows for an 11.5-month full-time work experience as city employees. Fellows will earn an annualized salary of approximately $59,000, plus health, dental, retirement and other benefits.

Fellows work on various programs and projects that have a direct impact on City operations which spans a broad range of city functions and departments, involving analysis, planning, and program development.Fellows are placed in various departments throughout the city.

Fellows are paired with mentors, seasoned leaders in San Francisco government who support the Fellows and provide advice, guidance and networking opportunities for professional development.

Candidates who have had an undergraduate degree conferred within the past 5 years are invited to apply for this highly selective program. Specific areas of study are not required.

Fact Sheet

Arts and Architecture, Humanities, Social Sciences, STEM
Columbia Alumna/us, Columbia College, Columbia Engineering, Columbia General Studies
Fellowship Type:
Public Service
San Francisco, ,
United States
North America
Academic Year

Dates & Deadlines

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 29, 2020