Depending on amount of volunteer hours each year, benefits of volunteering with the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum include:
We offer volunteer opportunities in the following categories:
Adult Volunteers: Must be at least 18 years old and have completed an application.
Family Volunteers: Children 6 - 13 are welcome to volunteer as members of a family group, with a responsible adult who participates as a volunteer. Separate applications should be submitted for each individual, including the children.
Junior Volunteers: Junior Volunteer applicants must be between the ages of 14 and 17. Applicants must
- Submit and application
- Complete and submit a signed Parental Consent Form
- Submit two letters of reference from either a teacher, counselor, or non-family member adult who knows the volunteer well.
- Attach a short essay on why you think volunteering is important and why you want to volunteer at the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum.
Internship Opportunities: We offer internships to individuals who are interested in careers in education, museums, public history, non-profit administration, archaeology, or public relations. Internships at the SAL&M are challenging, educational experiences designed for undergraduate and graduate students. Our internship program allows interns to gain a general knowledge and a broad understanding of how a particular department functions. We offer internships in fall, spring, and summer. Call our Volunteer Coordinator for current internship opportunities at 904.829.0745 x213.