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Volunteer

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Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for adult volunteers (age 18 and older). The Volunteer Office contacts prospective volunteers as positions become available.

High school students (ages 14 – 17): see our Science Minors youth development program for teen volunteer opportunities.

How to apply

Please fill out and submit the adult volunteer application as instructed below.

  • Prospective adult volunteers choose between Guest Facing and Administrative roles.
  • Please be sure to complete the entire form.

Please note: background checks will be run on all volunteers.

Step 1: Complete the online adult volunteer application below.

Adults (age 18 and up): Fill out the adult volunteer online application.

Step 2: Commit to your volunteer hours.

Volunteers must commit to a minimum 40 hours per calendar year.

Step 3: Attend a volunteer interview or group audition.

If a position that matches your application becomes available, you will be contacted to attend either an interview (administrative volunteers) or group audition (guest-facing volunteers). Administrative interviews are held depending on Museum need; guest-facing group auditions typically occur every 3 to 4 months and depend on specific volunteer team availability. Please see the FAQ section for more information.