2023 VBA Internship Program

Virginia Bankers Association
Statewide, Virginia
Paid statewide positions
Feb 10, 2023
Jul 10, 2023
Full Time

This summer, banks across Virginia will participate in the VBA Internship Program. Participating interns will have a unique opportunity to network with banking professionals from across the state and interns from other banks. Students that complete a set of requirements will be eligible to receive the VBA Certificate of Completion at the end of the summer. Features for the interns include:

  • June 1, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm: Intern Orientation – a one-day training and introduction to the summer program hosted by the VBA. Program includes:
    • Industry Introduction
    • Program Overview
    • Careers in Banking Presentation from Members of the VBA Emerging Bank Leaders
  • July 11, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm: Mid-Summer Meet Up - a one-day, in-person event hosted by the VBA. Program includes:
    • Engagement with the VBA EBL Steering Committee members
    • Capstone project research discussion
    • Resume workshop, interview skills and HR best practices presentation
    • …and more!
  • Additional Learning, Networking & Social Opportunities
    • Zoom sessions throughout the summer to connect with other interns and hear from industry speakers.
    • This program will include collaboration with our Emerging Bank Leaders (EBL) group for networking and learning opportunities.  The EBL connects Virginia bankers to engage them in the future of the banking industry. 
    • Opportunity to attend classes during the 2023 session of the Virginia Bankers School of Bank Management in mid-July.

Interested students should post their resumes on the Job Seeker section of the BankTalent site. Banks will be hiring students beginning in January 2023. Please contact Monica McDearmon, VBA Manager, Communications & Financial Education, with any questions or for more information.