Do you know a High School Junior that demonstrates creativity and acts as a role model for all children, regardless of their age, ability, or background? The Children's Museum of Richmond is currently accepting applications for its 2021 Snow Ambassador Scholarship. To be eligible, Snow Ambassador applicants must be current High School Juniors during the 2021-2022 school year, demonstrate a balance between extracurricular activities, academics, and community service, and be able to make appearances as Snow Ambassador between January 2022-January 2023, as scheduled by the Children's Museum.


Deadline to apply: Wednesday, December 1, 2021 by 11:59 pm.


Please follow instructions to complete the online application below. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Snow Ambassador Scholarship (1)

The Children's Museum of Richmond exists to inspire growth in all children by engaging families in learning through play.

In following with that mission, the Children's Museum is looking for a Snow Ambassador who will:

  • Serve as a role model through their character and commitment to the museum's mission of inspiring creativity and individuality.
  • Extend their character's relevance and impact beyond the holidays.

Snow Ambassador Criteria:

  • Must have a passion for working with children of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds.
  • Have demonstrated creativity in their own life.
  • Can volunteer at least 50 hours as Snow Ambassador for the Children's Museum during their reigning year (as scheduled by the Children's Museum), through January 2023. Please note, due to the ongoing pandemic, many dates are not yet determined and are subject to change.
    • Snow Ambassador Interviews: December 6-10, 2021
    • Snow Ambassador Check Presentation and Meet & Greet: January 2022 (Date TBD)
    • Special Nights Volunteering: February-November 2022, third Friday of every month
    • Reading Month: Saturday (TBD) of March 2022
    • Dominion Christmas Parade: December 2022
    • 2023 Snow Ambassador Check Presentation: Saturday (TBD) of January 2022
  • Show balance between extracurricular activities, academics, and community service.
  • Interest to pursue a career that would help promote the development and/or creativity of children.
  • Be a high school Junior during the 2021-2022 school year with anticipated graduation in Spring 2023.
  • Be in good academic standing.

Please note: The Children's Museum of Richmond will work with students who are concerned about transportation to and from volunteer activities. We encourage all qualifying high school juniors to apply!

The Snow Ambassador Scholarship is $1,000.
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Deadline to apply for the 2021 Snow Ambassador Scholarship:

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 by 11:59 pm