Freshman JumpStart

A three-part virtual summer series designed to JumpStart your journey into the corporate world of financial services. 

Program Highlights

BNY Mellon’s Freshmen JumpStart is a three-part virtual summer series designed to introduce Black, Hispanic/Latino, and female, first year students to the corporate world of financial services. We would like to help you explore our businesses through individualized sessions and learning from industry professionals to build essential business skills, this program seeks to JumpStart students’ early career journey in financial services, particularly at BNY Mellon!


Eligibility Requirements 

  • Open to all current freshmen who are pursuing a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college/university (or currently pursuing an associate’s degree and will be articulating into a bachelor’s degree program) 
  • Students with expected graduation date of December 2025 or May 2026 
  • Inclusive but not limited to students who identify with historically underrepresented groups, including but not limited to Black and Hispanic/Latino, and female applicants

2023 Freshman JumpStart


"Developing the next generation of leaders who can improve lives through investing drives our commitment to attract, develop and advance the best talent. Our ambitious, global team embodies the diversity — and potential — of today’s world. Together, we are helping to shape the future of finance."

— Yau Cheng, Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion, BNY Mellon

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