Open Science Labs (OSL) Ambassadors Program
Ignite the Spark of Open Science in Your Community
At Open Science Labs, we believe in the transformative power of collective knowledge and innovation. Our Ambassadors Program aims to spread this belief far and wide by empowering passionate individuals like you to represent OSL in your local communities. As an OSL Ambassador, you'll have the opportunity to connect, collaborate, and catalyze change.
Responsibilities of an OSL Ambassador
🗓 Monthly Meetings
An active OSL Ambassador is expected to organize at least one meeting per month. These meetings can be virtual or in-person and should serve as a platform for discussion, education, and networking around open science topics.
🤝 Community Partnerships
Meetings should be organized in association with local communities, academic institutions, and companies. These partnerships amplify the impact of the program and foster a more inclusive scientific community.
📹 Virtual Events
For those who prefer virtual settings, OSL provides access to our StreamYard and YouTube account, ensuring a professional and engaging online experience.
📍 In-Person Events
For in-person meetings, it's important to secure a welcoming venue and to provide some snacks for participants. A comfortable environment enhances interaction and learning.
💡 Sprint Sessions
In addition to regular meetings, we encourage organizing sprint sessions. These intensive, collaborative efforts can focus on anything from code development to whitepaper drafting, providing a deeper engagement with the community.
What's in it for You?
As an OSL Ambassador, you'll:
- Gain recognition within the scientific and tech communities
- Enhance your leadership and organizational skills
- Have the chance to network with experts in the field
- Receive official OSL merchandise and promotional material (digital format)
- Become an integral part of a movement aiming to foster open science and open source technologies
How to Apply?
If you're passionate about open science and eager to take an active role in your community, we would love to hear from you! The application process is simple:
- Fill out the application form on our website.
- Attend an orientation session to understand the program’s objectives and your role.
- Get started on making a difference!
Join us today and become the catalyst for change in your community. Together, let’s make science open, inclusive, and impactful.