Thank you for your interest in joining Audubon Nature Institute’s adult volunteer core! Before applying, please review the following program requirements:

  • Participants must be at least 18 years of age
  • To participate in this program you must show proof of COVID Vaccination or provide a negative COVID test results within the past 72 hours of each shift. 
  • Tuition for training is $30. Tuition covers the cost of background check, training day snacks & training materials. 

If you are excited to join our volunteer core, please complete this application form. We are happy to answer any questions you have about the application process.

Please contact for more information or for assistance. 

Name and address

Demographic Information

Audubon's Volunteer team uses demographic data to get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteer corps and to track our diversity goals.
Completing this part of the application is optional. 

Tell Us About Yourself

Please let us know a bit more about you and why you are interested in volunteering at Audbuon.


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

Rank Your Volunteer Interest

Indicate your preference for volunteering as an Exhibit Interpreter, Animal Care Volunteer, Volunteer Diver, Horticulture Volunteer, or Special Events Volunteer. Rank your top three choices.
For Example:  1. Exhibit Interpreter, 2. Horticulture Volunteer, 3. Special Events Volunteer

Email Preferences

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.

I Agree

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.

I certify that I am 18 years of age.

I understand that, if accepted, I must agree to pay a course fee and submit to a background check.