After contacting the Montgomery County MGV coordinator to initiate the application process, complete the following steps. 

  1. Complete an Application and completed reference page (signature required)
  2. Complete a multi-week training conducted by the MGV coordinator plus 50 hours of volunteer time
  3. Payment of applicable fees - $150.00 fee plus the cost of BCI background check
  4. Sign and email, mail, or bring in the documents below

Our volunteer application, screening, training procedures and First Advantage criminal background checks are part of our overall commitment to keep all program participants safe.

Please click here to review the MGV2 Program Policy Statement

Application

AART 

Photo Release

Standards of Behavior

Pest Policy

Email, mail or bring in your SIGNED Application, Pest Ed Form and Standards of Behavior to the OSU Extension Montgomery County office address, email to: mills-wasniak.1@osu.edu.  You will be sent an email regarding dates, and additional forms.

Background Checks:  For information on where to obtain your BCI & FBI background checks including cost information, please visit the following:  https://mastergardener.osu.edu/intranet/mgv-county-coordinators/mgv-back...