Do YOU want to be a part of the FIRST EVER teen advisory group at Denver Zoo? Apply to be a part of this awesome group of teens that will help to inform and plan future and current teen programs, share insights regarding relevant issues, and promote awareness of teen driven happenings at Denver Zoo.
WHAT’s in it for YOU?
Denver Zoo perks! (Want details? You’ll just have to find out for yourself!)
A SUPER SNAZZY Advisory Council t-shirt
Food at each meeting/event (yum!)
Bus passes/gas cards to get you to and from the meetings/events
Free admission to Denver Zoo
Multiple opportunities to interact and collaborate with Denver Zoo staff
WHO are we looking for & WHAT’S the big idea?!
We are looking for teens who are excited about...
Working together to share the teen perspective and share their voice to make change at Denver Zoo
Planning, marketing, and facilitating events for their peers in their communities
Creating and implementing innovative strategies to help Denver Zoo understand and recognize the value of its teen guests
Collaborating with their peers to help shape the future of teen programs at Denver Zoo
Sharing the AWESOME things that happen at Denver Zoo through social media outlets
Learning what it takes to create a foundation for and to be a part of a teen advisory group
*We are no longer accepting applications for 2018, Please stay connected with us and check back Spring 2019.
Must be able to commit to a year on the council (May 2018-May 2019)
Freshman (starting Fall 2018), Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (starting Fall 2018) in high school
Attend monthly meetings at Denver Zoo (every 3rd Wednesday of the month @ 5:00pm-7:00pm – see full meeting list below) If you are unavailable for more than 1 meeting, we ask that they do not apply at this time
Attend a half day of training on Saturday, May 12th
Available to host two “after hours” events at Denver Zoo in addition to meetings (Dates TBD)
Classes & Camps
Apply critical thinking and science skills To complete exciting missions at the zoo