Volunteer with Kew Science

Contribute to Kew's research at any stage of your career.

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Here are the types of opportunities specifically within Kew Science for those within reach of Kew Gardens or Wakehurst in Sussex.

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    Science volunteers

    We are currently not accepting applications for new volunteers. Please check back later.

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    Voluntary research

    Kew has a number of Honorary Research Associates and Fellows who contribute to departmental research or undertake collaborative work with our staff. Typically, candidates for these positions have an established reputation in a relevant field of research. 

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Volunteering at Kew

There lots of other volunteer roles across Kew, such as school and family explainers, guides and horticultural helpers.