Teen Volunteer Bridge Program

Group of young teens listen as Collection Manager Jamie Kelly displays anthropological objects.

The Field Museum Bridge program is a great opportunity for graduating eighth graders to get an introduction to the Teen Volunteer Program, while getting to know teens from all over the Chicago-land area. Working alongside current teen volunteers Bridge program participants will learn what it takes to be a teen volunteer at The Field Museum. They will learn communication skills, get to go behind the scenes, and develop a mini-program they will present to the public in Stanley Field Hall on the last day of the program.

All applicants will need to attend an interview as part of the application process. Interviews will be scheduled on April 22.

Applications are now open for Summer 2018. Apply Here

Please note there is limited capacity for the program. Applications will be accepted through March 26th, 2018.