Teen Leadership Team Application

Teen Leadership Team Application

Applications for the 2024-2025 school year are open! Apply today to be part of our Delaware Teen Science Café Leadership Team.
The Delaware Teen Science Café Leadership Team plans and hosts Delaware Teen Science Cafés throughout the school year. Planning and hosting Teen Science Cafes include creating themes, preparing presenters, marketing, and building leadership skills. Check our Events page for Delaware Teen Science Cafes that our current Leadership Team have hosted!
For teens in grades 9-12. Hours count towards community service requirements.
Application deadline is Monday, April 15. Applications will be reviewed, and interviews will be hosted April 21-April 27. Accommodations can be made to host interviews virtually. All applicants will be responded to by May 7, 2024.

Applicant Information

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2023-2024 Grade Level

Parent/Guardian Contact Information

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Availability

Confirm your availability for planning meetings, café presentations, and overall commitment to attend.
Group Meetings
We will meet once a week for 1.5 hours, date and time to be determined. Please indicate which days of the week you are most available to attend meetings. Keep in mind clubs, sports, practices, games, etc.
Commitment: We expect a certain level of commitment from all members of the Teen Leadership Team.

Motivation & Science Interests

Do current events about science and technology interest you?

Experiences

Think about experiences you have had at paid jobs, volunteer positions, clubs, or doing school projects. Choose one or two experiences that you feel developed skills relevant to being a Teen Leader. Please complete at least one.

Communications Interest

Are you interested in learning more about any of the following topics? Check all that apply.
What social media outlets do you regularly use? Check all that apply.

References

Please provide two references OTHER THAN family or friends. These could be a teacher, coach, music or dance teacher, scout leader, youth group leader, club advisor, etc.
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Emergency Contact Information

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Signature

I hereby certify that I completed this application by myself, and that my answers and assertions set forth in this application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. If I am selected to join the Teen Leadership Team at the Delaware Museum of Nature and Science, I will attend all necessary trainings and do my best to make the experience positive for myself, museum staff, and museum visitors. I understand that any false statements on this application shall be considered sufficient cause for dismissal. I hereby authorize the Delaware Museum of Nature and Science to investigate any aspect of my educational and employment history.
I, the parent or guardian of the applicant, certify that I give my permission for the applicant to apply for the Teen Leadership Team, and that I will support his/her participation if accepted. By submitting his online form, I am agreeing to this statement.
Name of Parent/Guardian (if applicant is under 18 years of age)
Name of Parent/Guardian (if applicant is under 18 years of age)
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