Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a volunteer at Birch Aquarium at Scripps. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

Name and contact information

Your privacy is important; this information will not be shared except with staff directly related to the volunteer program. Email is our primary means of communicating with you and is limited to information relevant to your volunteer role.

Demographic information


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer keeping in mind that ideally we ask for a commitment of once per week. Scheduling will be flexible.


Have you been convicted of any criminal offense, fined, placed on probation or given a suspended sentence? ***If you answer YES, explain in space provided.

Emergency contact information

Age Requirement

I understand that the minimum required age to volunteer is 16 years old and by checking here I agree that I am at least 16 years old.