This summer, banks across Virginia will participate in the virtual VBA Internship Program. Participating interns will have a unique opportunity to network with banking professional from across the state as well as 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 2, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Virtual Intern Orientation – a one day training and introduction to the summer program hosted by the VBA. Program includes:
Careers in Banking Presentation from Members of the VBA Emerging Bank Leaders
Additional Learning, Networking & Social Opportunities
Weekly Zoom meetings 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.
Interns will have access to the Realworld Playbook, an online, interactive financial education platform that covers a variety of relevant topics including:
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Interested students should post their resumes on the Job Seeker section of the BankTalent site. Banks will be hiring students beginning in January 2021. Please contact Monica McDearmon, VBA Manager, Communications & Financial Education, with any questions or for more information.
About Virginia Bankers Association
The Virginia Bankers Association has served as the organized voice for the Commonwealth’s banking industry since 1893 providing solutions to aid in resolving differences, unifying efforts, and accomplishing objectives otherwise not achievable.