31 January 2019


Most positions are in Washington DC, USA & few others are in World Bank Country Offices.

(Paid opportunity)


The 2019 World Bank Summer Internship Program 

The World Bank Internship Program offers highly motivated individuals an opportunity to be exposed to the mission and work of the World Bank Group in international development.

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The internship allows individuals to bring new perspectives, innovative ideas and latest research experience into the Bank’s work and improve their skills while working in a diverse environment. An internship at the World Bank is an opportunity to learn while gaining practical experience. Interns generally find the experience to be rewarding and interesting. In addition, it is a way to enhance their CVs with practical work experience.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Human development (public health, education, nutrition, population)
  • Social sciences (anthropology, sociology)
  • Agriculture
  • Environment
  • Engineering
  • Urban planning
  • Natural resources management
  • Private sector development
  • Accounting
  • Communications
  • Human Resources Management
  • Information Technology
  • Treasury

Required Languages


Note: Knowledge of languages such as: French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese is desirable.

Eligible Countries


Program Period

 Minimum of Four weeks.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Candidates must have an undergraduate degree and be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program (pursuing a Master’s or Ph.D.’s degrees with plans to return to school full-time).
  • There is no age limit.
  • Other skills such as computing skills are advantageous.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid opportunity)

The Bank pays an hourly salary to all Interns and, where applicable, provides an allowance toward travel expenses. Interns are responsible for their own living accommodations.

How to Apply

First Step: Create an account here.

Second Step: Please upload the following documents (mandatory) before submitting your application:

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

– 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.

Please Note: 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.

-Please complete the application within 45 minutes to avoid a system timeout.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Reem Khaled/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Mariem Memmi/ Tunisia 

and ” Esraa Abdullzaher/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team