**Race Alert!**
Due to road closures related to the Susan B Komen Race for the Cure event downtown, the parking garage under Dorrian Green park next to COSI will open at approximately 9:50am. Please note that heavier than normal traffic is expected throughout the downtown area from 7:30am-10:30am.

Welcome to the COSI Volunteer Homepage

Scroll down to learn about all the different ways volunteers become involved with COSI!

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

Support Science in your Community! - Ages 16 & Up
We work every day to provide exceptional experiences everywhere and bring STEM learning to everyone! You don’t have to be an expert to be a volunteer — we’ll provide all the training and tools. Your possibilities at COSI grow with you as you progress through our tiered program. From greeting our guests to live science demonstrations, there’s nothing quite like volunteering at COSI.

Our Volunteer Program Application is currently OPEN for applications through February 3rd 2023. Please click the "apply now" button below to begin and submit your application. Those 16 years of age and up are welcome to apply!

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King Tut Special Engagement Volunteer Opportunity

King Tut Special Engagement Volunteer Opportunity


COSI's Department of Volunteer Experiences is excited to launch recruitment of Special Engagement Volunteers to help bring this landmark exhibit to the Columbus community. No prior knowledge or experience required and responsibilities will include welcoming Guests as they enter the exhibit space and providing educational interactions that enhance the learning experience.

Those 18 years of age and up are encouraged to apply and onsite training will be provided prior to start. This is a limited engagement opportunity running from March 18th 2023 - Labor Day 2023 and volunteers will have the option to continue volunteering at COSI after the exhibit closes.
Click here to learn more and apply!



MORE OPPORTUNITIES

MORE OPPORTUNITIES

Support our team for events, special programs, and COSI classics like the Science Festival. From community engagement to event set-up, these roles are critical to keeping COSI connected.

GROUPS
Team building that gives back!
Our quick-impact opportunities are available to individual community members as well as corporate & community groups. Groups help us do all sorts of things, from handing out COSI Kits to assisting special events.
Looking for a group volunteer event? COSI posts these opportunities on the following community websites: BESA, POINT APP, VolunterMatch.


INTERNSHIPS
Earn college credit while gaining experience in your field!
Our interns gain hands-on experience designed to be directly applicable to their future career. These competitive programs include educational experiences & mentorship tailored to your individual goals. Please check Handshake at joinhandshake.com to see the current internships COSI is offering.
Available to those enrolled in a relevant collegiate program.


Bring your unique skills to COSI!
Don’t see the opportunity you’re looking for? Reach out to [email protected]. Your skills may be perfect for a project or special event!