Thrive: Global Banking and Markets – Summer Internship Program 

Program Start: June 

Program Length: 11 weeks 


The THRIVE program is Scotiabank’s premiere rotational program that allows undergraduate students who identify as part of one or more equity deserving groups, the opportunity to job shadow across Global Capital Markets, Corporate Banking, and Investment Banking and gain exposure across banking. For students who are keen on pursuing a career in banking, this program is designed to develop awareness across business lines, technical skills, and interpersonal skills. This program provides life-long learnings by means of job shadowing, mentorship, and classroom style education.  

Furthermore, successful completion of the THRIVE program allows students the opportunity to return in front office internships for the following summer in either Global Capital Markets or Corporate and Investment Banking .

Does this sound like you? 

  • You are currently enrolled in your second year in an undergraduate program. 

  • You identify as at least one of the following: 

    • Female pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics) degree
    • Black 
    • Indigenous 
    • Person with Disability(ies)
  • You have a proven record of outstanding achievement in academic and extracurricular activities. 

  • You have a clearly defined interest in Finance and a keen desire to learn new concepts. 

  • You possess a high level of attention to detail, quantitative skills, and professional standards.

  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills and have strong problem-solving skills. 

  • What to expect

    The program has three core components: 

    Job Shadowing: Summer analysts will have the opportunity to job shadow across our Capital Markets group in Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities and Equities groups along with Corporate Banking, and Investment Banking. In this program, you’ll learn the day-to-day across industry sectors and will have the opportunity to apply this knowledge across projects and activities. 

    Mentorship: Throughout the summer you’ll also benefit from a mentorship program that pairs you with mentors from Corporate and Investment Banking, and Global Capital Markets to support your learning and answer any questions you might have! You will also attend regular business line fireside talks to learn all the ins and outs of working in CIB and GCM at Scotiabank.

    Classroom: Within the THRIVE program, analysts receive exclusive access to Wall Street Prep courses, case competitions, Bloomberg learning, and other relevant workshops to polish and develop technical skills. Following your time in the classroom, you will gain exposure to top global executives across the bank to learn from their experiences and network.

    Comment présenter votre candidature

    Vérifiez les offres d’emplois sur le portail de carrières de votre établissement d’enseignement ou dans votre centre de carrières, ou encore consultez notre page d’offres d’emplois pour étudiants.