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World Bank Internship Program

Posted by on October 18th, 2010 · Internships, Uncategorized

The World Bank supports internships in Washington, D.C. for graduate students to improve their skills and experience working in an international environment.   This internship typically seeks candidates in the following fields: economics, finance, human development (public health, education, nutrition, population), social science (anthropology, sociology), agriculture, environment, private sector development, as well as other related fields. 

Deadline(s):      31/10/2010

DEADLINE NOTE: Deadiine for applications for the Winter season (December-March) is October 31 each year. Deadline for applications for the Summer (June-September) is January 31 each year. All applications must be submitted on-line.

ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible for the Internship, 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. Generally, successful candidates have completed their first year of graduate studies or are already into their PhD programs. Fluency in English is required. Prior relevant work experience, computing skills, as well as knowledge of languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese are advantageous..

FUNDING: The sponsor pays an hourly salary to all Interns and, where applicable, provides an allowance towards travel expenses. Interns are responsible for their own living accommodations. Most positions are located in Washington, DC (some positions are offered in country offices) and are a minimum of four weeks in duration.

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