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 view all our available positions.

Teen Summer Docents

Calling all high schoolers – apply to be an LSC Teen Summer Docent! Participants spend the summer learning customer service skills, interacting with visitors, meeting guest speakers in the STEM field, and making new friends. Open to students who are a rising sophomore, junior or senior in high school.

Click here for more information and to submit an application.

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Life changer!

"What a rewarding life experience it's been for me, working with others to help create lasting impressions of LSC's activities for all who come to visit. Smiles on guests' faces... priceless."
—Elsie Kopcha, Volunteer of the Year

For more information, call 201.253.1297 or email