Be an active part of marine education in Florida. Join FMSEA today by completing our new online FMSEA Membership Application.
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Fee Schedule

Full Year Membership
Lifetime Membership  $150
1st Year Educator  FREE 
Collection Workshop Participant* FREE
* FMSEA Membership included in the Collection Workshop fee.


  • Access to our professional learning community with discussions about lesson plans, activities, marine and aquatic content questions, resource sharing, job postings and event notices.
  • Discounted membership dues for National Marine Education Association members.
  • Annual Conference featuring information on marine research, classroom and field teaching activities and techniques, and interesting and informative field experiences.
  • Regional outings to the diverse marine ecosystems of Florida.
  • Scholarship and Awards programs for teachers and students through the Student Project Award Fund, Teacher Trust Fund, The John Beakley Marine Educator of the Year Award and the FMSEA Service Award.
  • FMSEA/FWC Aquatic Species Collection Workshops
  • Eligibility to hold elected or appointed office
  • Access to the FMSEA Annual Journal