You can get involved with Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary by volunteering, joining our Sanctuary Advisory Council, attending meetings as a member of the public, or as a student applying for an internship opportunity. National marine sanctuary volunteers work in close collaboration with many groups in their local communities including non-profits, boat operators, academic institutions, federal agencies, researchers, and many more.
Contact our Volunteer Coordinator for more information about volunteer opportunities.
Volunteers support their sanctuary through the Gray's Reef Ocean Discovery Center, diving, science, outreach events and resource protection.
Volunteer of the Year
Volunteers who go above and beyond for their sanctuary are recognized by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation.
Internships, Fellowships, Student Opportunities
Students can support their sanctuary through project-focused efforts ranging from scientific research to outreach and communications, resource protection, and sanctuary management.