Support the professional development of your staff and volunteers and access a range of benefits to boost your organisation's scientific voice through an NGO partnership with the IMarEST.
Enhance your NGO's international presence
Our non-governmental organisation partners are not-for-profit and charitable ventures that have demonstrated a commitment to public benefit through work such as education, research, conservation or ecotourism. The partnership provides NGOs with free membership benefits for staff and volunteers, knowledge resources, networking and online promotion.
Free Affiliate membership to all permanent members of staff (includes a digital subscription to Marine Professional magazine, access to the online library and many other benefits)
Free Affiliate membership trial offered to all volunteers and students engaged with a marine-related project
Discount on upgrade to a higher tier of IMarEST membership
Opportunity to submit news for publishing on IMarEST channels
Use of the ‘Partnered with the IMarEST’ logo
A listing on the IMarEST’s website as an NGO Partner
Opportunity to participate in IMarEST technical activity
Demonstrate your commitment to the professional development of your staff by supporting them to upgrade their membership and work towards professional certifications such as Chartered Scientist
Promote the IMarEST and encourage all volunteers engaged in a marine-related project to sign up for either a free Student membership or a free 12-month Affiliate membership trial
Incorporate the IMarEST brand, such as the ‘Partnered with the IMarEST’ logo where appropriate
Promote the IMarEST graduate pathway to students engaged with a marine-related project
If you would like to find out more about becoming an NGO Partner, email .