Global Banking and Markets - Diversity Scholarship of Distinction

Global Banking & Markets

United States

Applications for this program have now closed for 2020 positions.

What you'll do

The Bank of America Merrill Lynch Diversity Scholarship of Distinction supports the bank's commitment to recognizing top campus talent and awards high achieving candidates from historically underrepresented groups the opportunity to excel in the classroom and within the financial services industry.


This targeted initiative is for women, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, LGBT, military veterans, and students with disabilities to learn more about the financial services industry and to begin an exciting career with us.


To be considered and apply, please follow the below steps:


1.     Apply and be selected for one of the Summer Analyst Programs listed in the ‘Apply Now’ drop down above

2.     Email a personal statement of 250 words or less describing your career ambitions and interest in the financial services industry to with the subject line of ‘Diversity Scholarship of Distinction.’


Scholarship recipients will receive:

  • Up to $5,000, for sophomores, and $10,000, for juniors paid directly to your schools to be used towards tuition
  • Access to a network of professionals across our Global Banking & Markets businesses

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Which of these teams most appeals to you?

Banking, markets & finance

Banking, markets and finance roles across the bank work directly with our customers across the U.S. and companies and institutional clients globally.

Business support functions

Teams across our business support functions are essential specialist teams that work to ensure the strategic, efficient and successful running of the bank's day-to-day business.

Technology & operations

Global technology & operations teams help to provide the infrastructure, technology platforms and information security capabilities crucial to our ability to serve our customers and clients.

Where are you in your education?

Bachelor'sMaster'sMBAPhD Other