SCI-FI Science Camps recruits high-school students (Grades 10-12) and university students to voluteer as a Counselors-in-Training. They provide assistance to our instructors and help campers with projects!
If you are interested in volunteering with SCI-FI this summer, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
A link to our Application Form is avaliable at the bottom of this page.
We would like to invite all Saskatoon and area high-school and university students to apply for a volunteer position as a Counselor-In-Training (CIT) this summer. SCI-FI Science Camps, founded in 1989, has continuously provided a unique approach to introducing Science and Technology to youth of all ages. SCI-FI, along with other Actua camps, continue to show children that science is exciting, challenging, useful, and most of all, FUN!
We also accept applications for CITs in our mobile camp locations (Prince Albert, Kindersley, Yorkton, North Battleford, Lloydminster, and La Ronge).
Any enthusiastic student who will be finishing grade 9 or higher (including students pursuing a post-secondary education). Applicants should demonstrate an interest in: science and technology, working with children, as well as possess leadership and teamwork skills.
CITs are high-school and university students who have passion for science and technology. Our CITs work alongside our instructors to provide SCI-FI campers the opporunity to learn about science and technology through hands-on activities. Some the roles for CITs are: assisting instructors and campers with camp activities, taking photographs, helping fix broken projects and performing other daily camp tasks.
SCI-FI Science Camps is operated through the College of Engineering on the U of S Campus.
Our weeklong day camps run for 8 weeks during July and August, starting the first week of July and ending in late August. You can volunteer from one week to all eight weeks.
It's a good idea to volunteer at SCI-FI, because you get to:
- Interact with kids and get them excited about science
- Work side-by-side with University of Saskatchewan students who are enrolled in a variety of different fields. Some of the fields are: Engineering, Education, Medicine, Veternary and the sciences
- Develop new skills
- Create new friendships
- Gain volunteer experience
- Build references for your resume
- Contribute to a program that reaches over 13,00 youth every year across the province
- Learn how SCI-FI works, which is good experience if you want to be a SCI-FI instructor during your university career
- Have FUN!!!
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