Fuel Our Mission Through Our Membership Program

Become a SeaKeeper today! Our program offers six levels of varying membership support. Member support goes towards the heart of our mission, the DISCOVERY Yachts Program, which facilitates research, exploration and education at sea using private vessels. Your participation can provide a variety of experiences from engaging in a DISCOVERY Yacht Expedition to attending VIP events held around the world. See full descriptions of each level of membership below.

Professional Members Status

Captains and crew are given the option to join our Professional status. Members with Professional status are listed by name below.

Zac Bailey | Craig Bell | Matthias Bosse | Kenneth Bracewell | Jean Diedericks | Susan Everhard | John Gaffney | Bryson Hawkins
Matthew Inglis | Jennifer Joseph | Kristen Klein | David Krokoski | Portia Mogal | Steven P. Naimoli | Mike O’Neill | Tracy Payne
R.N. (Dick) Seidenspinner Jr. | Carl Sputh | Ryan Sputh | Luca Triggiani | Wendy Ulma | Béatrice Favarel

Detailed Breakdown of Benefits

KAYAK MEMBER (Click To View BENEFITS)

Kayak Members Receive

Discounted Event Tickets: 5% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and (1) guest.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing SeaKeepers Decal, SeaKeepers Koozie, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cup.
Newsletter Member section: Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals

CRUISER MEMBER (Click To View BENEFITS)

Cruiser Members Receive

Discounted Event Tickets: 5% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and up to (2) guests.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing SeaKeepers Decal, SeaKeepers Koozie, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cup, SeaKeepers Shirt and SeaKeepers Burgee/Flag.
Newsletter Member section: Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals.
Lunch with the President:
Opportunity for member and (1) guest to attend lunch or dinner with SeaKeepers President and CEO, Richard Snow. Opportunities will be created as per availability.

SAILBOAT MEMBER (Click To View BENEFITS)

Sailboat Members Receive

Discounted Event Tickets: 10% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and up to (3) guests.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing SeaKeepers Decal, SeaKeepers Koozie, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cup, SeaKeepers Shirt and SeaKeepers Burgee/Flag
Newsletter Member section:
 Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals.
Lunch with the President:
Opportunity for member and (1) guest to attend lunch or dinner with SeaKeepers President and CEO, Richard Snow. Opportunities will be created as per availability.
D/Y Expedition Guest: Opportunities for member and (1) guest to go on a DISCOVERY Yacht Expedition (subject to availability). Missions vary depending on research area and availability.
Event Program Pages: One (1) full page ad slot for 8 ½ X 11 graphic of choice in (1) SeaKeepers signature event.
Drifter Discount: 5% discount on purchase of SeaKeepers Drifter. Learn more here

SUBMARINE MEMBER (Click To View BENEFITS)

Submarine Members Receive

Discounted Event Tickets: 10% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and up to (5) guests.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing SeaKeepers Decal, SeaKeepers Koozie, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cup, SeaKeepers Shirt and SeaKeepers Burgee/Flag
Newsletter Member section:
Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals.
Lunch with the President:
Opportunity for member and (1) guest to attend lunch or dinner with SeaKeepers President and CEO, Richard Snow. Opportunities will be created as per availability.
D/Y Expedition Guest: Opportunities for member and (1) guest to go on a DISCOVERY Yacht Expedition (subject to availability). Missions vary depending on research area and availability.
Event Program Pages: One (1) full page ad slot for 8 ½ X 11 graphic of choice in (2) signature SeaKeepers events.
Drifter Discount: 10% discount on purchase of SeaKeepers Drifter. Learn more here
Highlighted on website: Featured on membership page under “Special Recognition” Section
Recognized at Founders’ Events: AV Recognition during the event.

ARMADA CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP (Click To View BENEFITS)

 Armada Members Receive

Armada Corporate Membership

Kayak Membership Level for 10 employees
Discounted Event Tickets: 5% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and up to (1) guest per member.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing up to (10) SeaKeepers Decals, SeaKeepers Koozies, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cups, SeaKeepers Shirts and SeaKeepers Burgee/Flags.
Newsletter Member section:
Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals.
Lunch with the President: Opportunity for member and up to (10) guests to attend lunch or dinner with SeaKeepers President and CEO, Richard Snow. Opportunities will be created as per availability.
D/Y Expedition Guest: Opportunities for member and up to (4) guests to go on a DISCOVERY Yacht Expedition (subject to availability). Missions vary depending on research area and availability.
Drifter Discount: 10% discount on purchase of SeaKeepers Drifter. Learn more here
Highlighted on Website: Featured on membership page under Corporate Section
Event Program Pages: One (1) full page ad slot for 8 ½ X 11 graphic of choice in (2) signature SeaKeepers events.
Recognized at Founders’ Events: AV Recognition during the length of the event.

DISCOVERY YACHT FLEET MEMBER (Click To View BENEFITS)

DISCOVERY Yacht Fleet Members Receive

-To become a DISCOVERY Yacht Fleet Member, you must participate in a scientific expedition, instrument deployment or outreach trip with SeaKeepers. To find out how you can donate time aboard your yacht, please contact our Associate Director of Programs at Julienne@seakeepers.org.

-DISCOVERY Yacht Fleet Members that conduct a scientist-led expedition, outreach trip or three drifter deployments within the calendar year will receive (2) complimentary tickets for the Founders’ event.

Discounted Event Tickets: 10% off tickets ONLY for signature SeaKeepers events and for the (1) member and up to (5) guests.
Early Event Invitations: Invitations to signature SeaKeepers events will be available to members 1 week before being released to the general public.
SeaKeepers Kit: Containing SeaKeepers Decal, SeaKeepers Koozie, SeaKeepers Tumbler Cup, SeaKeepers Shirt and SeaKeepers Burgee/Flag
Newsletter Member section:
Opportunities to be featured in section of bimonthly newsletter dedicated to member testimonials/promotional opportunities and/or exclusive deals.  
Lunch with the President:
Opportunity for member and (1) guest to attend lunch or dinner with SeaKeepers President and CEO, Richard Snow. Opportunities will be created as per availability.
Drifter Discount: 10% discount on purchase of SeaKeepers Drifter. Learn more here
Highlighted on website: Featured on membership page under DISCOVERY Yacht Section
Recognized at Founders’ Events
: AV Recognition during the length of the event.

Founding Member & Admiral's Club (Click To View BENEFITS)

SeaKeepers offers unique customized benefits for Higher Membership Levels.

For more information on these higher levels of membership, contact President and CEO, Richard Snow, at rsnow@SeaKeepers.org.