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The World Bank Treasury Summer Internship

The World Bank Treasury is one of the few places where you can be on the leading edge of finance as it sits at the only nexus of finance, innovation, and international development.

About the Internship

The Treasury Summer Internship is a junior professional training program designed to develop the skills necessary to have an exciting and rewarding career in the financial industry. The program aims to bring exceptional college students, who possess a demonstrated interest in a financial career, to support the World Bank’s development mandate. The internship lays the foundation to become a Junior Analyst, a two-year position on one Treasury team, immediately after the intern graduates from their degree program.


  1. Must be enrolled in the second-to-last year of the equivalent of a four-year college degree program in finance, business, economics or related field;

  2. Must be prepared to graduate with the equivalent of a four-year college degree in 2023;

  3. Must be in good academic standing at their college or university;

  4. Must be available full-time through the duration of the internship.

Internship Timeline

Treasury Summer Interns will work full-time for ten weeks from May 31 through August 16, 2022, in Washington, DC. Interns receive a custom onboarding program in the first week before beginning three three-week rotations across Treasury teams. Throughout the summer, interns participate in weekly discussions with the program director and attend a career perspectives speaker series to hear from various Treasury officers, managers, and directors. Interns have access to the nearly 300-employee Treasury, including meetings with the Vice President & Treasurer. Interns complete the internship by presenting their work in a capstone project to the entire management team.

Onboarding Week: May 31 – June 3

Rotation 1: June 6 – June 24

Rotation 2: June 27 – July 20

Rotation 3: July 21 – August 10

Break: August 11-12 & 15

Capstone Presentation: August 16

Applications will only be accepted through January 2, 2022. All complete applications submitted on time through the application portal will be reviewed by a committee. Successful applicants will be asked to complete a remote test. A select few will be invited to interview with the committee. All applicants will be notified of the result by February 2022. You can submit your application here.


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