Volunteer Application

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the WAVE Foundation at the Newport Aquarium! There are many different volunteer positions offered. Most of them are usually full and have a waiting list to apply. The WAVE Foundation has over 500 active volunteers.

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:

2017 Summer Internships – Deadline to apply: January 22, 2017
2017 Summer Naturalist Program – Deadline to apply: January 16, 2017 (must include letter of recommendation with application)

All other positions are currently at capacity.  You may submit an application to be kept on file for when positions become available.

Click below to complete the appropriate application. You will be asked to set up a volunteer profile and will then continue onto the application form.

Application #1 – Exhibit Interpreters, Divers, Animal Care Volunteer Opportunities
Application #2 – Summer Naturalists Teen Program/Junior Camp Counselor
Application #3 – Internship Application

Applications should be completed online and will be automatically submitted to the WAVE Foundation’s Volunteer Services Department. Should you have any questions regarding the application or any of the volunteer programs, contact us by emailing volunteer@wavefoundation.org or calling 859.815.1424.