World Bank Legal Internship Program for International Law Students 2024| APPLY NOW

World Bank Legal Internship Program for International Law Students 2024| APPLY NOW
World Bank Legal Internship Program for International Law Students 2024| APPLY NOW

We are currently accepting applications for the World Bank Legal Internship Program in 2024. This program, offered by the World Bank Legal Vice Presidency, presents an exceptional opportunity for enthusiastic law students to gain exposure to the World Bank’s mission and the work conducted by the Legal Vice Presidency.

The primary aim of this program is to provide interns with firsthand experience of the World Bank’s daily operations. It enables students to collaborate closely with exceptional and inspiring development professionals within the Legal Vice Presidency, facilitating their professional growth and understanding of the organization’s mission.

Company/Organisation(s): World Bank Group

Program Type: Student Internship

Application Deadline: Varies per round

Program Location: Washington DC/Other locations

Program Duration: 2 – 6 months

Available Slot: Several

Basic Qualifications: Law Students

Nationality: All Nationalities

SEE ALSO: World Bank Young Professionals Program for Young Graduates 2024| APPLY NOW

The World Bank Legal Internship Program is offered thrice a year for a period of maximum three months at World Bank Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in certain selected country offices for currently enrolled law school students.

  • Spring Internship Program: Application period will commence on September 1 and end on September 30 (Proposed internship period is for 10-12 weeks, typically between March and May, depending on prevailing needs).
  • Summer Internship Program: Application period will commence on December 1 and end on December 31 (Internship period is for 10-12 weeks, typically between June and August, depending on prevailing needs).
  • Fall Internship Program: Application period will commence on April 1 and end on April 30 (Proposed internship period is for 10-12 weeks, typically between September and November, depending on prevailing needs).

Eligibility Criteria

You can apply to become an intern in the Legal Vice Presidency if;

  • You hold citizenship of any IBRD member state
  • You are enrolled in an LLB, JD, LLM, SJD, PhD, or equivalent legal academic program while you would be undertaking your internship with us?  (e.g. if you apply for the Summer Cycle of LIP, you must be enrolled in an eligible legal academic program between June and August)
  • You have an excellent command of the English language

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their application consisting of the below documents through the link provided [application link].

Application Documents:

  1. Résumé
  2. Statement of Interest
  3. Proof of enrollment in a law degree (LLB, JD, LLM, SJD, PhD, or equivalent) and academic transcript(s).
  4. Short essay providing a response to a research question posed by the Legal Vice Presidency for the prevailing application period.

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

0 Shares:
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like