The International Marine Animal Trainers Association (IMATA) strongly endorses an
IMATA Gives Back philosophy and makes significant contributions towards marine animal research and conservation-oriented issues through IMATA’s new Research Grant and Conservation Fund.
Proceeds for these funding opportunities are typically raised through the Annual IMATA Conference auction and raffles; however you now have the opportunity to make a tax-deductible donation to these wonderful programs!
Please take this opportunity to make a donation today and know that you are directly contributing to marine animal conservation!
The International Marine Animal Trainers Association Research Grant was founded in 2011 to provide financial support for investigations which address IMATA’s mission to advance the humane care and handling of marine animals by fostering communication between professionals that serve marine animal science through training, public display, research, husbandry, conservation, and education. Click here to learn more.
The International Marine Animal Trainers Association Conservation Fund was founded in 2011 to provide financial support for third-party non-profit organization projects which focus on conservation-oriented issues and promote communication, professionalism, and cooperation among those who serve marine mammal science through training, public display, research, husbandry, conservation and education. Click Here to learn more.