SSP is seeking judges, interpreters, and general volunteers at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the Intel ISEF happening from May 11-16, 2014.
r PLEASE SIGN UP IN ADVANCE and upon arrival for your shift, please check in at the Volunteer Office.
r The Intel® International Science and Engineering Fair®, the world’s largest international pre-college science competition, annually provides a forum for more than 1,600 high school students from over 80 countries, regions, and territories to showcase their independent research and compete for more than $4 million in awards. Today, millions of students worldwide compete each year in local and school-sponsored science fairs; the winners of these events go on to participate in Intel ISEF-affiliated regional and state fairs from which the best win the opportunity to attend Intel ISEF. Intel ISEF unites these top young scientific minds, showcasing their talent on an international stage, enabling them to submit their work to judging by doctoral level scientists. The Intel ISEF is the premier global science competition for students in grades 9–12. For more information & to sign up to volunteer, please visit:
r Volunteers are needed from
r Friday, May 9 as we set up to Friday, May 16, 2014
r and are asked to work a minimum of a 4-hour shift.
r All volunteers will receive a meal for every shift over 4 hours, reimbursement for parking, a t-shirt and a certificate for hours worked.
r VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
r 1. Science Project Judges – we need more than 1000 with expertise in 17 science disciplines
r Qualifications: must have a Masters degree with at least 6 years experience in your field OR a Ph.D.
r For more information: https://student.societyforscience.org/grand-award-judges
r Time commitment: afternoon of Tues, May 13 and all day Wed, May 14
r 2. Interpreters – we need about 200
r Qualifications: speak English and ANY other language, but the greatest needs are SPANISH, Mandarin, Arabic, Russian
r Time commitment: throughout the week, but esp. during judging of student projects on Wed, May 14
r 3. General volunteers – we need about 500
r Qualifications: whatever knowledge and expertise you come with!
r Time commitment: minimum of a 4 hour shift between Fri May 9 and Fri May 16.
r If you are particularly interested in Education, we could use your help on Thurs May 15 and have two roles you can choose from:
r A. “Education Outreach Program-assist with activities for local students”
r Time commitment: be available for Education Outreach Day on Thurs May 15 for at least a 4 hour shift.
r Compensation: a meal for every shift over 4 hours, reimbursement for parking, a t-shirt and a certificate.
r B. “Invasives Attack! activity Lead Educator (extra time commitment)”
r Time commitment:
r -Be available for 1.5 hour training early evening on Wed May 14 OR early morning Thurs May 15.
r -Be available for Education Outreach Day on Thurs May 15 from 8am to 4pm.
r Compensation: breakfast and lunch, reimbursement for parking, a t-shirt and a certificate.
r For more information & to SIGN UP: https://student.societyforscience.org/volunteers
Tags: education, youth, international, environment, health, mentoring, technology
Contact Person: Sharon Snyder
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone Number: 770-317-1268
Organization: Science for Society & the Public (SSP)