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If you are a high school or college student, you can apply to the Explainers Program at the National Air and Space Museum. 

 

Contact Information
You must be over the age of thirteen (13) to apply.
Education
Please list schools attended starting with the most current.
School 1
School Name
City/State
Dates Attended
School 2
School Name
City/State
Dates Attended
Where/Why Do You Want To Be an Explainer
Additional Materials

After completing this form, you will need to send some additional materials to the program coordinator. Please be prepared to e-mail the following materials in PDF or Microsoft Word format within 24 hours of your submission:

  • Statement of Purpose (An essay describing how your unique skills and qualifications would help you contribute to the success of the program and how this job would help you reach your career and/or educational goals.)
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Most Recent Transcript
Eligibility
Applicants to the National Air and Space Museum Explainers program must be over the age of thirteen (13). Please see the Smithsonian Kids Online Privacy policy for more information.