Richard Fletcher, 57, died after getting into difficulty in the water on the evening of July 1.
A body has been found after a 57-year-old man was reported missing on Monday (July 1) evening.
If the bid is successful, the people of Plymouth would learn more about marine life and have a better relationship with the ocean.
Huge barrel jellyfish have been spotted in West Country waters in recent weeks.
This one was filmed by kayaker Jason Kiely in Plymouth Sound yesterday. It follows a large number of sightings off the Dorset coast - which scientists say is a growing trend.