Morgan Stanley Freshman Enhancement Program

The Freshmen Enhancement Program provides Black, Hispanic, Native American and LGBT students the opportunity to experience Morgan Stanley culture first-hand. Participating divisions include Wealth Management, Global Capital Markets, Investment Banking, and Sales & Trading and Research

Students of all majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply

Selected candidates participate in a paid program at our offices in New York City before June and based on participant availability (exact timing of the program to be determined). The program includes valuable training, networking opportunities and exposure to Morgan Stanley professionals across businesses.


  • You are a current freshman undergraduate student.
  • You have an interest in financial services, excellent work ethic and strong verbal/written communication skills.
  • You are analytical, quantitative, have the ability to multi-task, are results driven, a leader and a team player with a positive attitude.


Eligible candidates must:
(i) be currently enrolled as a freshman at an accredited 4-year institution at the time of application;
(ii) have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0); and
(iii) be able to commit to the full length of the internship. Candidates must submit the complete application along with their resume (including most current GPA) and cover letter.

Successful candidates will be selected for at least one interview in order to determine offers.

Please note you will not be able to save the application until it is completed. If you do not have your GPA yet, please note your expected GPA in the application, include details in your cover letter and submit the application. When you receive your GPA, send an updated resume to

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