Student Leaders®

Providing inspiration and tools to help
tomorrow’s leaders succeed

Every year, through our Student Leaders program we help connect 225 community-minded high school juniors and seniors to employment, skills development and service. They’re awarded paid summer internships with local nonprofits such as Habitat for Humanity and Boys and Girls Clubs of America and participate in a national leadership summit in Washington, D.C.

Student Leaders is part of our ongoing commitment to preparing young people for a brighter future. If you or someone you know have a passion for improving the community, click here to learn more about our eligibility criteria. We will be accepting applications for the 2017 program from 10/31- 2/3.

Empowering young leaders

In addition to paid summer internships, Student Leaders will participate in the 2016 Student Leaders Summit in Washington D.C. from July 10th-15th. This year’s summit will focus on building a more inclusive society and pathways to leadership. Check out the stories and videos below to see how young leaders learn about how government, the private and public sectors intersect to address community issues while they connect with peers, and find additional inspiration to strengthen their communities.

Laying the foundation for a purpose-driven generation Kerry Sullivan
Investing in youth pathways to success: addressing the skills-gap Investing in youth pathways to success: addressing the skills-gap
video button Watch highlights from our 2015 Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Student Leaders
Bank of America announces $40 million commitment to support youth success background image
Oh, the places he’ll go – Hollywood teen is on his way to big things Alex Baikovitz
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video button VIDEO: Bank of America supports youth employment Student employment
Bank of America: Fostering the next generation of leaders through our Student Leaders® program. Student Leaders®
Read how we're making a local and global impact in our Environmental, Social and Governance Report Buzzing city
Interested in broadening your leadership skills? Learn more. Student Leaders
video button VIDEO: Congratulating our Student Leaders Student Leaders