Diversity program

Sophomore Springboard Diversity Program

Sophomore Springboard Diversity Program

Application Information


  • Take part in business and skill building workshops
  • Receive the support of a mentor
  • Network with up to 100 business leaders
  • Interview for a summer 2020 internship

As a sophomore, now is the time to bring focus to your career path and develop the essential skills that will help you succeed after you graduate. Use the Sophomore Springboard program to prepare for a future financial services career.


  • New York
    2019 applications are now closed.

Career preparation and skills development

We will offer talented, motivated undergraduate sophomores an opportunity to visit our New York office and explore career opportunities in the following areas:

  • Banking
  • Sales and Trading

During the program, you will take part in business workshops, as well as specialized soft skill training and interview preparation. There will be plenty of opportunities to network with Barclays employees and your fellow program participants.

We’re committed to creating an inclusive environment, where everyone’s perspective is valued. Sophomore Springboard is designed to attract and educate high-achieving, underrepresented candidates, including female, Black, Hispanic/Latino, Native American and LGBTQAI students, as well as military veterans and students with disabilities.

2019 Program Dates:

Women's Track: April 2 and 3, 2019

Ethnically Diverse Track: April 23 and 24, 2019