World Merit is Offering Paid Internship and a Trip to New York City
Deadline: September 30, 2015 | Views: 196
Location: New York City.
Type: Fully Funded.
Educate yourself on financial sustainability, pass this knowledge onto your community and become eligible for a PAID & FULLY FUNDED summer internship in 2016 with DriveWealth in the United States!
At DriveWealth, interns are assigned projects in teams based on current DriveWealth business needs. Past projects have included developing a global database of potential business partners to expand DriveWealth’s reach; researching securities regulatory requirements for global jurisdictions; writing educational content for the DriveWealth site and app; and conducting audits of DriveWealth’s securities pricing execution.
Interns also participate in daily morning market reviews conducted by Brian Dolan, DriveWealth’s Head of Financial Education. The morning reviews focus on economic data, monetary policy, discussions of current global themes and upcoming events, and technical analysis of major international markets.
Two offsite trips to New York City are held, including visits to the NY Federal Reserve Bank and the New York Stock Exchange, and other notable NY sites.
To become eligible for this internship, you have to submit a video of yourself giving a workshop to your community about financial literacy. Find out more about the challenge here: http://members.worldmerit.org/index.php/take-action/drivewealth-financial-literacy-challenge/118
Ideal Candidates Will Be:
Financial security lies at the heart of personal sustainability, right up there with healthcare and adequate nutrition. Without adequate financial resources, individuals have reduced or no access to life’s basic necessities: food, clothing, shelter, education, and medical care. Together with DriveWealth, we aim to raise awareness on this. We aim the educate people on financial literacy and the importance to Pay it Forward.
Recruitment focuses on passionate and meritable global citizens between 18 and 30. They must have a passion to change the world, but focus themselves on developing their skills and understand the importance of financial security.
- is between 18 and 30
- speaks (at least average) English
- has an interest in finance or is eager to learn about it
- wants to educate his/her community and pay it forward
- has a passion to change the world for the better
- No degree or experience is needed but of course would give you an advantage, as would a knowledge of financial literacy.
You can spend two months in New York, this Internship is fully funded by DriveWealth including costs of travel and lodging. You will be learning from the best and being educated in the financial world which will look amazing on your CV which will help greatly when breaking into the industry.
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