Are you a college student looking for an internship in a growing industry? Banks around Virginia and the Virginia Bankers Association (VBA) are partnering to offer a unique summer internship opportunity.
What's In It For YOU?
Exposure to Virginia’s Banking Industry: Opportunities may be available in multiple departments of the banking industry, including:
Retail & Commercial Banking
Compliance & Risk Management
Internship Orientation Program: A one day training and introduction to the summer program, hosted by the VBA, including:
Industry Introduction by VBA President & CEO
Workplace Etiquette Training & Expectations
Careers in Banking Presentation
Social & Networking Opportunities:
Interns will be a part of a built-in network of industry contacts and participate in events throughout the summer:
Mid-Summer Meet Up:
One Day Workshop for All Program Interns, Hosted by the VBA
HR Best Practices Presentation
Emerging Bank Leaders Panel - Learn How Young Bankers Started Their Banking Careers!
Networking Events with the Virginia Bankers Association Emerging Bank Leaders (See Sidebar)
Participation in Local Community Events
Online Training Opportunities:
American Bankers Association’s Banking Fundamentals Class
EVERFI@Work - Online Financial Literacy Program
Capstone Project & Presentation: Interns will complete a capstone project and presentation throughout the program, focusing on a banking industry topic.
VBA Internship Program Certificate of Completion:
Students who complete the designated program requirements will receive a certificate of completion.
Internships will take place at participating banks across the Commonwealth during the summer of 2019. Interested students should create an account under the Job Seekers section of the VBA Career Center and upload their resume. Contact Monica McDearmon at email@example.com for more information.