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Timeline for New Volunteers

Studio Art Representatives

  1. Now until May 31, 2019: Accepting applications
  2. May and June: Interviews with prospective volunteers
  3. June: Smithsonian ID badging appointments for the selected volunteers with the Smithsonian security office
  4. Late June/Early July: One-day training session

Office Volunteers

Applications received on a rolling basis. Interviews and badging appointments are on an ongoing basis as positions become available.

Event/Concessions Representatives

  1. Now through spring of 2020: Accepting applications
  2. Spring of 2020: Interviews with prospective volunteers
  3. Spring/Summer of 2020: Smithsonian ID badging appointments for the selected volunteers with the Smithsonian security office
  4. Summer 2020: Training at the S. Dillon Ripley Center