Thank you for your interest in the World Bank SMART program. The application process is now closed and short-listed candidates have been contacted. If you have not been contacted, your application has not been considered further in the selection process but thank you for your interest and we wish you every success in the future. We also invite you to continue to review employment opportunities on our Career page.
Response to our invitation to talented young Arabic speakers to join our team here in the Middle East and North Africa region of the World Bank has been tremendous. Thank you! We are excited to see such an enthusiasm for working on development matters in MENA. We are processing all the enquiries and because there are so many, it's quite a task.
Let me share with you a few more tips for managing your application to the SMART (Strategic MNA Arabic Recruitment of Talent) program. And if there are other qualified candidates seeing this for the first time, don't be put off by the numbers. Let us know who you are.
So, my tips: