FY 2019 CXO Fellowship Application

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018-2019 CXO Fellowship, a continuing partnership between the CFO, CAO, CIO, and CHCO Councils. The mission of the CXO Fellowship is to invest in outstanding federal employees (GS 9-14) by broadening their knowledge of government management functions and foster cross-government relationships through interactive discussions and collaboration. CXO Fellows will attend a unique set of educational seminars and events sponsored by the Office of Executive Councils. There is no cost for the program and Fellows remain in their current position while participating in the year-long program.   


Each CFO, CAO, CIO, and CHCO of the 24 CFO Act Agencies will have the opportunity to nominate one (1) agency employee per functional area in grades GS09-14, who have demonstrated the ability to perform at a high level and has shown leadership potential. A total of 4 nominees per agency representing each function.

Additional eligibility requirements include:

  • Fellows must be stationed in the Washington, DC region due to the frequency and fluidity of events.
  • Fellows may be nominated by their supervisor, but must be approved by the Agency CFO/CAO/CIO/CHCO through each agency’s internal selection procedure.
  • The program year will begin in October 2018 and run through September 2019.
  • The program time commitment is approximately 15-20 hours per month.

To nominate someone from your agency, please fill out this nomination form. Nominations are due July 31, 2018  for a start date in October 2018.  All nomination packets MUST be approved by Agency CAO, CFO, CHCO or CIO.