PMRDF - Prime minister rural developement Fellowship

PMRDF Scheme is a short term work opportunity (three years) for bright young women and men who already possess some level of academic and professional expertise, that will serve the district administration in improving programme delivery and interface with the marginalized sections of the population.

PMRDF was announced by Shri Jairam Ramesh, Union Minister of Rural Development, in the presence of Shri Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India, on 13 September 2011.