Kentucky Academy of Science

Volunteer Opportunities for Scientists & Students

 Spring  & Summer 2017

Kentucky Junior Academy of Science: Saturday April 15 at Kentucky State University

Students present a 10-minute scientific talk about their research and winners are eligible to participate in the American Junior Academy of Science meeting the following February.

Judges sign up:


Kentucky Science Center (Louisville and statewide)

Speakers for the monthly “Scientific Proofs” series at Mellow Mushroom pizza

Louisville Youth Science Summit June 3

Lexington Youth Science Summit June 24

Presenters needed to share activities relating to careers in STEM with Middle and High school students. Email Andrew Spence.

School’s Out Science Camps – Volunteers are welcome at events in Fayette, Oldham, Daviess, and Warren counties. Email Mira Gentry-Johnson

Off-Site School’s Out Science Camp

Thriving Earth Exchange (all over!)

Run by the American Geophysical Union,  TEX sends professionals on long-term assignments all over the country to help local governments and non-profits, mostly with climate-related research and problem-solving.