Members Benefits

Your support helps amplify the voice of the ocean, strengthening our collective influence, promoting ocean literacy in Europe and beyond. 


There are great benefits for you too, including:  

  • Free or discounted access to all activities organized by EMSEA, including our Annual Conference, an opportunity to meet fellow educators and access to the latest expertise in ocean literacy

  • Free access to our new EMSEA Reef, a private social media platform to connect and engage with fellow EMSEA members

  • Free access to the regular EM-SCENE digital newsletter, exclusive for EMSEA members, giving you the latest news and opportunities in ocean literacy

  • Opportunities to shape the future of the ocean literacy agenda in Europe through policy and professional development opportunities

  • Eligibility to apply for travel bursaries, exclusive to EMSEA members

  • Exclusive access to funding opportunities and to partner on funding applications

  • And much more!

Why join EMSEA?

You will be part of the first European network on marine education. 

EMSEA is run 100% by volunteers, so your support is guaranteed to be invested back in supporting the Ocean Literacy community you are joining. 

You will be able to connect with people in this network and profit from the exchange of best practices and expertise. Your details will be added to the EMSEA Members Directory of experts in marine education. 

Membership will assist you to give your tools, publications & research, international visibility and to work together on new research projects. 

You will be informed and invited to workshops, conferences, projects, training and events dedicated to marine education. 

You will receive a discount to all activities organized by EMSEA. 

You are invited to the annual General Assembly of EMSEA where you have a vote on governance matters of EMSEA. 

You become eligible to enter the selection procedure for the EMSEA Board.