Empowering Ocean Solutions for a Healthier Planet

We support the development of innovative marine technologies that restore and protect the health of our oceans.

Our Approach
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Announcing Recipients of the Sustainable Fisheries Initiative

Meet the 10 organizations and universities developing new tools and innovations that will improve the operation, safety, and sustainability of global fisheries.

Schmidt Marine announces $3 million in grants for ocean projects

Schmidt Marine Technology Partners has awarded $3 million in grants to help launch new ocean technology initiatives and support existing partners.

Meet The Great Bubble Barrier: Earthshot Prize Nominee

Meet the team developing bubble curtains that intercept plastic and other pollution in waterways before it can reach oceans, earning the team international attention as a 2022 Earthshot Prize finalist.

Focus Areas

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Sustainable Fisheries

Reducing by-catch, preventing illegal fishing, and bringing transparency to the seafood supply chain.

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Ocean Observing

Developing technologies like low-cost sensors, new power sources, and corrosion and biofouling prevention.

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Habitat Health

Bringing balance to ocean ecosystems by preventing coastal pollution and restoring critical habitats.

Network Support

Building services and tools to support the operational backbone of the marine tech community.

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We believe in the power of connection to make things happen. That’s why we’re building a community that goes beyond grantmaking with free resources, networking events, and workshops.

Want to Partner With Us?

Learn more about our process and submit your own proposal.

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