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Ocean Institute Membership Rates and Benefits

You can make a difference by becoming a supporting member of the Ocean Institute. Membership gives you the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping to increase understanding and awareness of the ocean environment, while receiving numerous benefits, such as free admission, discounts, and special events. 

Click here to become a Member today

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All Ocean Institute Memberships are non-refundable.


Volunteer Opportunities
Learn something new, share what you know and do what you love!

Are you interested in making a difference? Our dedicated team of volunteers helps the Ocean Institute inspire children to learn every day! With a variety of specialized Volunteer Roles, we are sure to have an opportunity that is just right for you. A complete list of descriptions and minimum qualifications are outlined below.


Join our Team

Please submit a cover letter and resume to:

We are Always Looking for Passionate Ocean Lovers to Join our Team!

Even if you don’t see something here that is a good match for your skill set, we always encourage you to get in touch and we’ll keep your information in our database.


Junior Board of Directors

Ocean Institute is pleased to announce recruitment for our inaugural Junior Board of Directors (JBD). The purpose of the JBD is to support engage early/mid-career professionals in a pathway toward Board of Director participation at the Ocean Institute or other non-profits. In addition to gaining insights and skills related to board participation, JBD members will apply their own expertise and skills to support the mission of Ocean Institute: Using the Ocean as Our Classroom, We Inspire Children to Learn.