The MarRI-UK Micro-Company Membership Access Scheme

MarRI-UK extends a warm invitation to the maritime industry to become part of our collaborative community. Recognising the financial challenges that some companies may face, MarRI-UK is pleased to announce a distinctive scheme for three micro maritime companies annually to join us on an “in-kind” contribution basis.  

While our standard Tier 3 membership fee stands at £1000 per year, micro companies opting for the in-kind approach could fulfil this commitment through tangible contributions, such as organising event with the core team, participating in external workshops on behalf of MarRI-UK to offer valuable insights to research communities.  

The application window is open until 16th Feb 2024. To be eligible, a company must   

  1. meeting any two of the following criteria: 
  • a turnover of £632,000 or less 
  • £316,000 or less on its balance sheet 
  • 10 employees or less 
  1. be active in the space of research and innovation in the maritime sector, and is aligned to the purpose of MarRI-UK

The in-kind contribution for 2024 Scheme is applicable for two years commencing from 1st April 2024. Following this period, the membership fee will transition to a cash payment unless a special case is considered.  

Should your company meet these criteria and you with to join MarRI-UK on an in-kind basis, we invite you to send an enquiry to 

For the benefits of joining MarRI-UK, please visit here

We look forward to welcoming you to MarRI-UK, where collaboration and innovation drive the future of the maritime industry.