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Volunteering at the Festival and other public engagement events can give you the opportunity to try something new, gain experience, develop skills, improve your career prospects, build confidence, meet new people and have fun! 

Sign up to volunteer at the Festival here. 

For the 2019 Festival there are hundreds of volunteer roles available ranging from early bird set-up to leafleting on the road or tube, greeting visitors, selling merchandise and guiding tour groups to labs. Our volunteers give us their time, skills and enthusiasm - we are very grateful to all who help us make it happen.


FULL DAY 10AM - 6PM  |  HALF DAY 10AM - 2PM OR 1PM - 6PM 


There are lots of different roles available at the festival all of which are vital to creating a positive experience for all:

  • Welcoming visitors to Imperial
  • Assisting with visitor queries at the information tents 
  • Helping to supervise one of our Festival Zones, ensuring that both researchers and the public have everything they need 
  • Supporting behind the scenes with set up or on the day in backstage staff, performer or volunteer space

Sign up to volunteer at the Festival here. 

Volunteering at Imperial Festival 2018

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