Teen Programs

GEM Program at the Idaho State Museum

Guide, Engage, and Mobilize (GEM) in this brand-new program where you will help to connect visitors to the unique and fascinating history of Idaho. As a member of the Education team at the Museum, you will meet teens from across the Treasure Valley and work together to create and deliver quality programming for visitors of all ages.

When is it?

We expect students to complete at least 24 program volunteer hours between June 6th – August 15th.

GEM meets on select Thursdays from 1–4pm at the Museum. In addition, GEM students will volunteer about once a week throughout the summer.

What will I be doing?

GEM students will help with Summer Camps, Pop-up MakerStations, Gallery Talks, Family Programs and more! You will network with professionals including archivists, curators, and designers as you advance important skills that will prepare you for college and career.

How should I apply?

Positions are open to any High School Student in the Treasure Valley that is entering 10th– 12th grade. They must be able to commit to meetings and volunteer hours. 2019 applications are closed.