World Bank Paid Winter Internship 2020 for Young Professionals

Published Date: October 26, 2019

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    All
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United States
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2020
  • Type of scholarship

    Vocational scholarships
  • Scholarship amount given

    >$1000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    Private sponsor
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    All
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    All
  • Scholarship Contact Details

In a bid to provide graduate students with practical skills and experience in global development, the World Bank Group is offering young graduates the World Bank paid internship.

The internship offers successful and highly motivated individuals the opportunity to improve their skills by working in a diverse environment. Over the years interns have found the experience rewarding and interesting.

Application deadline:

Application for the World Bank paid internship is accepted during these two seasons;

– Winter Internship (December-March): The Winter Internship application period is between 1st October 2019 to 31st October 2019

– Summer Internship (June-September): The Summer Internship application period is between 1st December 2019 to 31st January 2020

Offered annually?

Yes

The country scholarship is to be taken:

Most positions are available in Washington, D.C.

Field of study:

Typically, the internship seeks candidates in the following field;

– Economics

– Finance

– Human development (population, nutrition, education, public health)

– Social Science (Anthropology, Sociology)

– Agriculture

– Private sector development

Award type:

Internship

Selection criteria:

– Fluency in English is important

– Relevant work experience is important as well as computing skills

– Knowledge of languages such as French, Russian, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, and Portuguese will be advantageous

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this internship, candidates are expected to hold a Bachelor’s degree and must already be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program.

The number of positions:

Several

Value of Program:

Interns will receive an hourly salary and where applicable they will be provided with a travel expense allowance. Interns will be responsible for their own accommodation.

Duration of program:

A minimum of four weeks

How to apply:

– Applicants are advised to use either Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 10, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox or higher as your browser when applying.

– Applicants will be prompted to register for an account and provide an email address.

– Applicants must complete their applications in one single session and will only be able to submit their application after they uploaded all the required documents

– Applicants will be required to provide their current contact information

For more information about the internship program and to apply, visit the program webpage


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