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Platinum Contributors

At the Internet Society, we believe the Internet can help improve the quality of your life and the lives of people everywhere. Too ambitious? We think it’s possible – but only with the help of our partners, Chapters, and individual members. 


Level of Support

$100,000 Annually

Unique benefits for our Platinum Contributors

  • The opportunity to designate funds for sponsorship of specific Internet activities and projects.
  • Special recognition and acknowledgment on the Internet Society's web site and all publications.
  • The right to use the Internet Society logo and a statement of Platinum sponsorship status in your Organization's marketing and promotional materials.
  • The opportunity to display your company/Organization logo prominently on the Internet Society's web site, in multiple locations.
  • Two representatives on the Internet Society's Advisory Council.
  • A listing in Internet Society's online directory of Organization Members and Sponsors, with a link to your Organization's home page
  • The right to participate in the nomination of four (4) representatives of the organization members to the ISOC Board of Trustees.
  • The right to vote for trustees. The vote of each organization is weighted according to membership level.
  • Provision of major financial and organization support for the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
  • Participation in and support for Internet Society's worldwide Education programs.
  • Participation in development of the Internet Society's global Public Policy positions.
  • Joint press release announcing new membership
  • Publishing "Briefings" to educate the public and media on basic issues of the Internet Industry.
  • Support for publishing "The IETF Journal" - an overview of what's happening in the world of Internet standards; published 3 times per year.


Platinum contributors make donations of US$100,000.
Donations will be paid annually on a specified anniversary date, made payable directly to the Internet Society at the address below, or to its bank via wire transfer.

Options for Designation for Use of Funds

At the option of the Platinum contributor, funds will be used for the purposes so designated. Undesignated funds will be used for the general programmes of the Internet Society.