Pathways Diversity Award Program, RBC Capital Markets

RBC Capital Markets is committed to fostering inclusion and workplace diversity. The RBC Capital Markets Pathways Diversity Award Program empower, hire, grow, and retain outstanding undergraduate students who identify as Black and/or as an Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) person of Canada studying full-time at a Canadian university/college, and who are passionate about pursuing a full-time career in Capital Markets.

Select applicants will advance to interviews, and successful candidates will earn a C$10,000 financial award, executive sponsorship, and an offer to join the Global Investment Banking or Global Markets Summer Analyst Program in Calgary, Montreal, Toronto, or Vancouver.

Is this opportunity available exclusively to Pathways Alumni: No


  • You are an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at a Canadian college or university
  • You will graduate between December 2024 and Spring 2025
  • You self-identify as Black and/or an Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Métis) person of Canada
  • You have a strong academic record, varied extra-curricular participation, and a genuine interest in pursuing a career in finance upon graduation
  • You are available to join a full-time summer internship program running May to August 2024
  • You are a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident of Canada, or are legally eligible to work in Canada for any employer up to and including August 2024

Application Requirements

  1. Your updated, one page PDF resume including your cumulative GPA
  2. Your one page cover letter detailing your interest in a career in Investment Banking or Global Markets with RBC Capital Markets
  3. Your official or unofficial academic transcripts of any post-secondary semesters completed to date, including your Fall 2022 grades. If it is not possible to receive an official transcript by the application deadline, please include an unofficial transcript

Program Benefits

  • Offer of Employment: Join RBC Capital Markets as a Summer Analyst in 2024 (paid position)
  • Financial Award: Multiple awards available in the amount of C$10,000
  • Networking Opportunities: Ongoing opportunities for training and exposure to the organization and industry
  • Sponsorship & Coaching: Senior leadership insight, support, and guidance

Learn More

REGISTER HERE to Join a Virtual Information Session
All eligible candidates are encouraged to register by February 10, 2023 and join a session.

  • February 20, 12pm ET – organized for candidates who self-identify as Black
  • February 22, 12pm ET – organized for candidates who self-identify as an Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, and/or Métis) person of Canada

Learn more or refer candidates:
Corporate partner contact: RBC Capital Markets Canada Early Talent at [email protected]

Application Deadline

Apply here by Feb 26, 2023, 11:59pm ET
Identify yourself as a Pathways alum on your cover letter.