2021 Sponsorship Packages

For organisations that want to be seen to be at the forefront of their industry, to position themselves as leaders of Maritime UK’s Diversity in Maritime programme and take an active part in the programme, to those who want to be seen to be supporting the aims of the programme, there are sponsorship packages to meet every need and budget. 

Sponsorship of the Diversity in Maritime programme also enables organisations to position their goods and services to show their leadership of best practise in diversity.

All sponsors will be eligible and are encouraged to take part in Maritime UK’s Diversity in Maritime (DiM) activities. 

Commercial Partner Sponsorships

Diamond Sponsorship - £40k – Exclusive Headline Sponsor

Benefits: Exclusive sponsorship (sole sponsor at this level)

The Diamond sponsor will be the headline sponsor for all DiM networks (Ethnicity, Mental Health & Pride & Women) at all Diversity in Maritime events*.

The Diamond sponsor’s logo will be in pole position on the MUK website DiM webpages and on all DiM communications materials, with a click through to the sponsor’s own webpage on MUK for statement/video on Diversity in Maritime. From this webpage there will be a click through to the sponsor’s own website/home page.

The Diamond sponsor will sponsor all DiM webinars in 2021. In addition, the sponsor will have the opportunity to have one webinar in each of the four DiM networks in which their work to improve diversity within their respective organisation can be shown or incorporated.

Subject to MUK approval, Diamond sponsors will also be able to promote their achievements in diversity through Maritime UK’s website, publications, blogs and social media channels.

The Diamond Sponsor will be entitled to use the Diversity in Maritime 2021 ‘Diamond’ logo on their website and publications.


Platinum Sponsorship - Sector-Exclusive Sponsorship - £30k

Benefits: Sponsors at this level are the sole sponsors from their sector of the maritime community i.e. finance, legal, insurance etc.

The Platinum sponsor will be a tier one† sponsor in all DiM networks (Ethnicity, Mental Health & Pride & Women) at all Diversity in Maritime events*.

The Platinum sponsor’s logo will be in a prominent position on the MUK website DiM webpages and on all DiM communications materials, with a click through to the sponsor’s own webpage on MUK for statement/video on Diversity in Maritime. From this webpage there will be a click through to the sponsor’s own website/home page.

The Platinum sponsor will be entitled to sponsor all the DiM webinars from the 2021 webinar series. The Platinum sponsor will have the opportunity to have one webinar in each of the four DiM networks in which their work to improve diversity within their own organisation can be incorporated.

Subject to MUK approval, Platinum sponsors will also be able to promote their achievements in diversity through Maritime UK’s website, publications, blogs and social media channels.

The Platinum Sponsor will be entitled to use the Diversity in Maritime 2021 ‘Platinum’ logo on their website and publications.


Gold Sponsorship - Non-exclusive sponsorship - £20k

Benefits: The Gold sponsor will be a tier two† sponsor in all DiM networks (Ethnicity, Mental Health & Pride & Women) at all Diversity in Maritime events*.

The Gold sponsor’s logo will be in a prominent position on the MUK website DiM webpages and on all DiM communications materials, with a click through to the sponsor’s own webpage on MUK for statement/video on Diversity in Maritime. From this webpage there will be a click through to the sponsor’s own website/home page.

The Gold sponsor will be entitled to sponsor ten DiM webinars from the 2021 webinar series. The Gold sponsor will have the opportunity to have one webinar in two of the four DiM networks (the network selected is the sponsor’s choice) in which their work to improve diversity within their own organisation can be incorporated.

Subject to MUK approval, Gold sponsors will also be able to promote their achievements in diversity through Maritime UK’s website, publications, blogs and social media channels.

The Gold Sponsor will be entitled to use the Diversity in Maritime 2021 ‘Gold’ logo on their website and publications.


Silver Sponsorship - Non-exclusive – £10k

Benefits: The Silver sponsor will be a tier three† sponsor in all DiM networks (Ethnicity, Mental Health & Pride & Women) at all Diversity in Maritime events*.

The Silver sponsor’s logo will be in a prominent position on the MUK website DiM webpages and on all DiM communications materials, with a click through to a statement on the Silver sponsors’ listing. From this statement there will be a click through to the sponsor’s own website/home page.

The Silver sponsor will be entitled to sponsor five DiM webinars from the 2021 webinar series. The Silver sponsor will have the opportunity to have one webinar in one of the four DiM networks (the network is the sponsor’s choice) in which their work to improve diversity within their own organisation can be incorporated.

Subject to MUK approval, Silver sponsors will also be able to promote their achievements in diversity through Maritime UK’s website, blogs and social media channels.

The Silver Sponsor will be entitled to use the Diversity in Maritime 2021 ‘Silver’ logo on their website and publications.


Bronze - Non-exclusive - £5k

Benefits: The Bronze sponsor will be a tier four† sponsor in all Diversity in Maritime (DiM) networks (Ethnicity, Mental Health & Pride & Women) at all DiM events*.

The Bronze sponsor’s logo will be in a prominent position on the MUK website DiM webpages and on all DiM communications materials, with a click through to a statement on the Bronze sponsors’ listing. From this statement there will be a click through to the sponsor’s own website/home page.

The Bronze sponsor will be entitled to sponsor two DiM webinars from the 2021 webinar series. The Bronze sponsor will have the opportunity to have one webinar in one of the four DiM networks (the network is the sponsor’s choice) in which their work to improve diversity within their own organisation can be incorporated.

Subject to MUK approval, Bronze sponsors will also be able to promote their achievements in diversity through Maritime UK’s website, blogs and social media channels.

The Bronze Sponsor will be entitled to use the Diversity in Maritime 2021 ‘Bronze’ logo on their website and publications.


*Sponsorship packages assume that physical events will not resume in 2021. If they return in 2021, then reasonable endeavours will be made to ensure that similar terms will apply to the sponsorship of physical events.

†Tier one sponsors are subordinate only to the headline sponsor. Tier two, there and four apply similarly

All sponsors automatically become Diversity in Maritime pledge signatories.

To discuss sponsorship of the Diversity in Maritime programme please contact Dr Richard Emsley, Sponsorship Sales Manager or 07730 289 459.