Volunteers are needed to assist a group of research scientists conducting insect collection in the field and rearing caterpillars in the lab.
Volunteer programs at the Smithsonian's Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI), located in Front Royal, Virginia, fall into two categories: education and zoo support. Looking for volunteer opportunities at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C.? See the volunteer opportunities in Washington, D.C.
SCBI volunteer positions are highly competitive and there are limited spaces available. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, however submission of an application is not a guarantee of placement.