Deadline: 11:59pm PST on 12/31/2022.
BLX Internship Program 2023
The BLX Internship Program supplies an entryway into the occupation for aspiring Black and Latinx monetary planners by matching them with fee-only monetary planning companies.
“The BLX internship was an unbelievable expertise for me from starting to finish.” Tipiwa Walker, Intern Wescott Monetary
Paid internships ($20/hr minimal with not less than 15 hours of labor per week for not less than 8 weeks)
Work expertise at a fee-only monetary planning agency that counts in direction of the CFP® expertise requirement
Unique entry to profession improvement webinars, software program coaching, and certification applications
Unique scholarship alternatives
On-line group to collaborate with different BLX interns
This summer time internship program is open to each college students and profession changers. With a view to take part on this program, you should establish as Black or Latinx, be eligible to work within the US with out firm sponsorship and move a background test. It’s essential to even be out there to work not less than 15 hours every week for 8-12 weeks.
In case you are a pupil, you should have:
1) Accomplished your Sophomore yr in school by the Summer time of 2022 (coming into your Junior or Senior yr in Fall 2023)
2) A cumulative Grade Level Common of three.0 or greater
3) A serious, or profession curiosity, in enterprise, finance, accounting, economics, or monetary planning. CFP Board registered applications are most well-liked however majors in related fields might be thought of. CFP coursework or related expertise is most well-liked for graduate college students and profession changers.
You may be requested to provide private, instructional, employment, and a few extra info. Finishing an software doesn’t assure an internship placement.
Please Word: Earlier than beginning this software it is suggested that you just put together an expert resume and have an unofficial copy of your school transcript (if relevant). These paperwork should be submitted along with your software.
The applying deadline is 11:59pm PST on 12/31/2022. You’ll obtain a replica of your accomplished software after submitting and we are going to contact you concerning subsequent steps. When you have questions, please try our FAQ web page (blxinternship.org/intern-faq) or ship us an electronic mail at [email protected].
The monetary planning occupation is woefully underrepresented in racial and ethnic range. Our objective is to offer aspiring Black and Latinx monetary planners an entry level into the occupation. As well as, we perceive that many companies have a troublesome time sourcing numerous expertise and don’t know the place to look. Thus, we attempt to offer a service to bridge these gaps.
We imagine that the key to any profitable relationship is to have clear expectations from the beginning. We ask that you just learn the tenants that we function by, what you possibly can count on from us, and what we are able to count on from you.
A profitable internship placement requires a time dedication from you in addition to from us.
Good communication is essential for a mutually useful relationship.
We make use of a scientific strategy to realize thoroughness and effectivity in offering our internship matching companies.
We take pleasure in working with motivated people who find themselves focused on a profession in monetary planning and recognize a collaborative course of.
We imagine that everybody who aspires to be a monetary planner ought to have a chance to pursue this profession, no matter their race.
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US:
We are going to take time to interview you to grasp your distinctive abilities and abilities.
We are going to observe up with you in a well timed method.
We are going to present help alongside the way in which as you interview with companies, are employed, onboarded, and work through the summer time.
We are going to present teaching to you so you’re effectively ready to your interviews. To get essentially the most out of our – teaching, you will have to be proactive, engaged and be open to constructive suggestions.
We are going to present coaching classes earlier than and through the internship to organize and develop you for a profitable internship along with your agency.
We are going to present assets that will help you put together for a profession in monetary planning.
We might be out there all through this course of to supply help if any concern arises along with your internship.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY