To apply for the Galaxy Explorers program complete this application in its entirety. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the end. The last day for Fall 2019 enrollment cycle is September 30, 2019.


Enrollment Requirements:

* Participants should have an interest in science, math, or technology.

* Participants must have completed the 8th grade by the start of their volunteer service.

* Applicants must have a valid email address

* Ability to speak to and work with visitors of all ages and backgrounds.


Service requirements:

* The minimum commitment of one school year. We do not accept summer-only participants.

* The monthly commitment is 8 hours. One shift must a 'floor hours' minimum of 3 hours. The remaining hours can be a combination of floor hours or science enrichment hours.


Contact Information


Demographic Information

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers. To ensure equal opportunity for underserved students, we ask your voluntary cooperation to the questions in this section. This information has a direct correlation in regard to the funding/sustainability of this youth program.



Oakland Leadership Program

Our Oakland Leadership program provides assistance for students to overcome financial barriers to their participation. Let us know if you would like more information and to see if you qualify.



Education

Let us know a bit about the school you attend.



Think Like a Scientist...


Imagine you're a Galaxy Explorer...


Your Goals at Chabot


Emergency Contact


Teacher Recommendation/Parent Permission

Before we can complete the processing of your application, we require a teacher recommendation and a completed parent permission form.


Your teacher needs to complete the online survey and upload their letter of recommendation at:

https://forms.gle/Hjsy4VoncqaZN3uq7


Download parental permission forms at https://chabotspace.org/education/teen-programs/galaxy-explorers/how-to-apply/


Parent Consent may be emailed to: GalaxyExplorers@chabotspace.org or sent via mail.


Documents may be mailed to:

Galaxy Explorers

Chabot Space & Science Center

10000 Skyline Blvd.,

Oakland, CA 94619