Opportunities for Africa, December 1, 2016
Applications are now open for The World Bank Group Summer Internship Program for young professionals. This internship program provides young individuals, who are highly motivated and successful, an opportunity to improve their skills while they work in a multi-lateral environment at the World Bank. This is undoubtedly an opportunity to experience something exciting and beneficial.
In order to be eligible for the internship program, candidates must possess an undergraduate degree and already be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program, pursuing a Master's degree or PhD with plans to return to school in a full-time capacity. As a general rule, successful candidates have completed their first year of graduate studies or are already into their PhD programs.
The internship normally seeks candidates in the field of economics, finance, human development (public health, education, nutrition, population), social science (anthropology, sociology), agriculture, environment, private sector development, as well as other related fields. It is essential that candidates are fluent in English. Prior relevant work experience, computing skills, as well as knowledge of languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese are advantageous.
To seek more information and to apply see The World Bank Group.