Be a Volunteer, Intern, or Docent

Volunteers play an integral role in everything we accomplish. Whether they're bringing science to life in our exhibition halls or welcoming students and chaperones for school visits, volunteers, interns, and docents are an essential part of the team.


Apply now to be a volunteer at the Science Center! We require a time commitment of 120 hours over a course of six months (5 hour minimum shifts).

Click here to apply. Once you have finished applying, please complete the Academic/Professional Recommendation Form.

If you are under 18, please have your parents fill out the Parental Consent Form and bring it in with you when you come into your interview.


Are you a college student looking for an internship? Get hands-on training in a number of different fields at LSC including animal husbandry, exhibit maintenance, engineering, communications, and more.

Click here to apply and see our list of open positions.

Teen Summer Docents

In LSC's Teen Summer Docent program, participants spend the summer learning customer service skills, interacting with visitors, meeting guest speakers in the STEM field, and making new friends. The Teen Summer Docent program is open to students who are a rising sophomore, junior or senior in high school.

Check back in January 2019 for the Summer 2019 application!

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Amazing opportunity!

"The outstanding experiences provided for each and every visitor are so impressive, it motivates me to do my best is an honor to be part of the process of facilitating these incredible opportunities to the countless visitors who attend LSC."
–Maryrose Caulfield, Volunteer of the Year

For more information, call 201.253.1297 or email