World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021: Apply for the World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021 via World Bank Internship Application Portal.

The World Bank (WB) Internship Program offers highly motivated individuals an opportunity to be exposed to the mission and work of the World Bank. The internship allows individuals to bring new perspectives, innovative ideas and research experience into the Bank’s work, while improving skills in a diverse environment. In addition, it is a great way to enhance CVs with practical work experience. Internships are available in both development operations and other business units (such as Human Resources, Communications, Accounting, etc.) however, availability during a given internship term is based on business need.

World Bank Internship Program

TITLE: World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

Internship Sponsor(s): World Bank Group

Locations: Washington DC and other World Bank Country Offices

Internship Benefits: Salary and up to USD 3,000 travel expenses


Eligibility and Selection Criteria for World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

Applicants must ensure they meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must have an undergraduate degree and be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program pursuing a master’s degree or PhD with plans to return to school full-time. There is no age limit.
  • Applicants must be fluent in English language. Knowledge of languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese is desirable.
  • Applicants who possess computing skills have an added advantage on being selected.
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong academic and leadership abilities.
Eligible Courses for World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021
  • Economics, Finance, Human Development (Public Health, Education, Nutrition, Population), Social Sciences (Anthropology, Sociology), Agriculture, Environment, Engineering, Urban Planning, Natural Resources Management, Private sector development and other related fields; or Corporate support (Accounting, Communications, Human Resources Management, Information Technology, Treasury, and other corporate services).

All applications are stored in a database which is consulted by hiring Managers based on business needs. Please note that candidates will not hear from us unless they are shortlisted by a hiring Manager that is looking to hire an intern. Managers have access to the Internship database from February – July (Summer Internship) and from November – January (Winter Internship). We do not have a pre-identified number of positions for interns per season. For each season, hiring is solely based on business needs.

Application Process for World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

Application Form: Take time to prepare your application and enter your personal information accurately. You will be asked to upload the following documents:

– Curriculum Vitae (CV)
– Statement of Interest
– Proof of Enrollment in a graduate degree

Application Checklist: the following application checklist is meant to facilitate your application experience.

• Ensure that you use either Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, or Internet Explorer 10 or higher as your browser version.
• Please make sure that you are connected with a reasonable bandwidth of internet connection without any network/firewall restriction.
• You will be asked to register for an account and provide an email address. Ensure that you have correctly spelled out your email address, since this will be our main channel of communication with you regarding your candidacy.
• You must complete your application in a single session and you will only be able to submit it if you have uploaded all the required documents and answered all the questions (all questions marked with an asterisk-*- are required).
• Please complete the application within 90 minutes to avoid a system timeout.
• Remember to enter your complete phone number (country code + city code + number).
• Please do not enter any special characters (â-<>&#â, etc.) in any of the application fields. Try not to copy and paste any characters/text from Microsoft Word.
• Please upload the following documents (mandatory) before submitting your application:

– Curriculum Vitae (CV)
– Statement of Interest
– Proof of Enrollment in a graduate degree

Note: Each file should not exceed 5 MB and should be in one of the following formats: .doc, .docx, or .pdf

• Please make sure that the filenames of the documents that you are attaching do not contain any special characters, such as â-<>&#â, etc. PDF files are the best files to upload.
• Once you submit your application, you will not be able to make any further changes/updates.
• Upon submission of your application you will receive an email confirmation providing you with your application number.

Application Deadline: October 31st 2020

How to Apply for World Bank Internship Program 2020 / 2021

To access the application on World Bank Internship Application Portal, please click the apply button below


Please Note: Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Visit the Official World Bank Intern. Website for Further Details


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