Volunteer Login


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Privacy Notice:

A. Privacy Notice for Volunteers:

Thank you for your interest in the Smithsonian. We request that you not include your social security number in your application materials because of the harm that could result if social security numbers are lost, compromised, or disclosed without authorization. Volunteer placement is not guaranteed. Your information will be used to contact you for an interview and to process your application. If a volunteer placement is secured, your information will be used to notify you of available volunteer opportunities, to accurately identify your record, and to schedule you for volunteer duty. We may share your information with management officials within the Smithsonian or throughout other Smithsonian organizations for volunteer opportunities that may occur. Any information that the Smithsonian collects is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Statement.

Press to indicate your agreement to the Terms and Conditions above. You will be asked for your user name and password.


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