Thank you for your interest in joining the National Museum of the Pacific War's Volunteer Corps. Please complete this application and click "Continue" at the bottom of the page to submit your application. The Volunteer Office will review your application and will be in touch via email to arrange a screening interview.

Applicant Information

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Emergency Contact

Please provide contact information for someone who is either a family member or spouse.

NMPW Mission

We connect people to the experiences and stories of those affected by World War II in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater. Please tell us what you find compelling about our mission.

Volunteer Interests

The Museum offers a number of volunteer opportunities. Please indicate your areas of interest.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Previous Volunteer Experience

If you have previous volunteer experience, please tell us where, when, and what you enjoyed most about your volunteer service.

Languages & Fluency

If you speak a language besides English, please tell us what language and proficiency?

Medical Concerns

Do you have any health issues or allergies that might affect your volunteer service?


Please tell describe your most rewarding work experience, describe what made it rewarding. (If you are in school or have no previous work experience, please move on to the next question.)

Military Service

If you are on Active Duty or Retired Military, please tell us what branch and your current or last rank.

What we should know about you

Please tell us anything that might be pertinent as we consider your application to volunteer at the National Museum of the Pacific War.

Consent for Background Search

In connection with the evaluation of my suitability for volunteer status, I give my consent for the National Museum of the Pacific War, Texas Historical Commission and/or the Admiral Nimitz Foundation to obtain criminal history information related to my application for volunteer status. I understand that criminal history information includes any criminal conviction records for deferred adjudication, misdemeanor, or felony offenses at age 17 or older. Any such information will be used solely for volunteer status related considerations or not for any purpose.

I authorize, consent and grant permission to any person or entity to release to this site or its agent(s) any and all information regarding my criminal history. I waive any and all claims I may have with respect to providing such information. I understand that this site and its agent(s) are not responsible for the accuracy or completeness of the information contained in such reports. I release this site and its agent(s) from any and all liability, claims, and lawsuits with respect to the information obtained for any and all the sources used by this site and its agent(s).

I understand that this authorization is not an offer of volunteer status by this site and that any false or misleading information I have provided to this site may result in a refusal to hire, promote, reassign, or continue volunteer status. I also understand that this authorization is a continuing authorization and will remain valid until such time as I inform this site in writing that I revoke this authorization.

[NOTICE: You must agree to a criminal background check to be considered for any volunteer position at the NMPW. If you have been convicted of a felony, explain in concise detail on a separate sheet of paper, giving the dates and nature of the offense(s), the name and location of the court, and the disposition of the cases(s) and submit it by email to A conviction may not disqualify you, but a false statement will.