Associate Members


An applicant for ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP shall be an individual firm or corporation whose primary purpose in the marine industry is to furnish products and/or services to ship suppliers and who meet qualifications for Associate membership as set forth in the membership eligibility requirements as determined by the Board of Directors. Associate members are not voting members of NAMS.

All applicants for membership shall complete and sign an application form provided by the Association and submit the application to the Membership Committee via the Executive Director. Admission of all applicants for membership shall be made by the Board of Directors or Executive Committee upon recommendation of the Membership Committee or in such other manner as the Board of Directors may determine. Upon payment of dues and fees as specified, an applicant whose membership has been approved shall be enrolled by the President or the Executive Director of the Association. Any partnership or corporation that becomes an Associate Member of the Association shall file with the NAMS secretary a letter naming an individual employed by the applicant as its “designated representative.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM. When completed, please return the form to Payment for the first year of dues must be provided to NAMS before an application will be considered. Should an application for membership be rejected, the dues payment will be returned to the applicant.

Thank you for your interst in becoming a value member of the NAMS community!