The Presidential Innovation Fellows
(PIF) program pairs top innovators from the private sector, non-profits, and academia with top innovators in government to collaborate during focused 6-12 month “tours of duty” to develop solutions that can save lives, save taxpayer money, and fuel job creation. The 1st round of five projects was launched in August 2012 with 18 inaugural Fellows.
The 2nd round of the Presidential Innovation Fellows program will include nine projects, four that are the second phases of Round 1 projects and five new projects. Two projects from Round 1 that might be of particular interest to creators ar eOpen Data Initiatives and Innovation Toolkit.
Presidential Innovation Fellows have a unique opportunity to serve and make an impact on a truly massive scale.
. Deadline is March 17, 2013.