Welcome to the application process for the Jr Keeper (zoo) and Jr Aquarist (aquarium) programs!
Before applying, please review the following:
- Program participants must be available for 4 weeks of training:
July 6-31, Monday-Friday.
- Participants must commit to one 3.5-4 hour volunteer shift per week for
at least one year.
- Tuition for training is $450 for non-members & $400 for members. Tuition
covers the cost of uniforms, field trips, and training materials.
Scholarships are available.
Please submit your contact information to start your application for becoming a Jr Keeper (Zoo) or a Jr Aquarist (Aquarium).
To COMPLETE your application you need to (1)fill in all the information below, (2)answer a series of reflection questions, and (3)submit two references. You may also choose to apply for one of our Mona Mailhes Youth Leaders Scholarships.
Instructions on how to submit the reflection questions, references, and the scholarship form will be displayed once you submit this section (you will also receive an email with the information).
Make sure you follow ALL of the directions, otherwise your application will not be complete and we cannot consider you for the program!
We are happy to answer any questions sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
ALL MATERIALS (QUESTIONS, REFERENCES, AND SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION) ARE DUE NO LATER THAN MARCH 13.