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Junior Membership Program

The Junior Membership Program (JMP) is a fun way to get involved with and learn more about the exciting marine industries. Sponsored by Marine Industries Association of Palm Beach County (MIAPBC), the JMP is offered to students grades 9-12 as an after-school, extracurricular activity. Events will be held one Saturday per month throughout the 2016 school year, some of which will be eligible for community service hours. Junior Members will get unique opportunities to participate in the Palm Beach International Boat Show, Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade, and a special career fair. They will gain one-of-a-kind exposure to key segments, businesses and people within the marine industries. Junior Members will get the opportunity to take a safe boating class and earn a boater’s safety card. This is a great way to build your resume and reference list for those college and job applications. 

Below is an outline of the 2016 events:

January                                    MIAPBC/Orientation  

February                                  Recreational Fishing

March                                      PBIBS

April                                        Commercial, Charter/ Professional Fishing

May                                         Safety at Sea/Power Squadron

June                                         Finance, Industry/Mega Yachts Management

July                                          Government/Port Marine Industry

August                                     Retail/Gander Mountain

September                              Career Fair/Oxbridge

October                                   Dive Industry

November                               Marina Management

December                                Boat Parade

Junior Membership Application

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