The third Tuesday in March was declared Bank Day in Virginia by
the Virginia General Assembly in 1991. On this day, Virginia high
school seniors learn about banking, financial services, career
opportunities in the industry and the vital role banks play in
The VBA is committed to providing banks with the resources needed to build and develop strong teams of banking professionals. This past summer, eight banks participated in the virtual VBA Internship Program across the Commonwealth, hosting 37 students from different colleges and universities. Based on the feedback we received from the interns at the end of the summer, 100% said that the internship made them more interested in the banking industry.
These specially packaged courses offer a clear, practical
introduction to the banking industry and the careers it offers.
Five comprehensive subjects span core concepts in banking and
bank operations, helping university students explore potential
career paths while earning valuable ACE