NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BNP Paribas, Europe’s leading financial institution, and The City University of New York (CUNY), the US’s largest public university, today announce the launch of an exciting new initiative: The BNP Paribas Global Finance Fellowship. This fellowship, a partnership between BNP Paribas and CUNY, gives local CUNY students an opportunity to engage and learn about BNP Paribas and the finance industry, as well as begin new careers in finance.
The BNP Paribas Global Finance Fellowship includes monthly workshops and one-on-one mentoring for students from BNP Paribas’ industry professionals. The fellowship encourages diverse talent to consider a career in finance by finding internships and building a professional network. The objective of the mentorship relationship is to facilitate student’s professional and personal development with the mentor’s own first-hand experience.
As part of the program, CUNY students will apply to CUNY administrators, identifying areas of interests and qualifications. A joint BNP Paribas-CUNY panel will evaluate applications, awarding 22 fellowships to CUNY students. Students will be regularly evaluated on their progress and have the opportunity to consult with school counselors and bank representatives throughout the program.
Eligibility requirements include:
- CUNY students attending a 4-year college program
- Graduation year of 2024
- Desire to secure a summer 2023 internship in the investment banking,…