PAIA | The Polish Archaeological Institute at Athens

PAIA’s membership

Both institutions and individual persons can be the members of PAIA.

The signatories of the agreement of 26.09.2018 are the institutional members of PAIA and they are free of membership fee.

The membership of PAIA can be obtained by a person who fulfills the following requirements: submission the written application; having a legal capacity; conducting scientific work or other activities related to the archaeology, culture and civilization of Greece; payment of the membership fee.

The amount of membership fee, character of the membership, duration of membership and conditions of membership termination are defined by the PAIA’s Governance Council on a Director’s proposal.

Only the PAIA’s members can use the PAIA’s accommodation and other services related to the scientific or cultural activities in Greece. In order to use the PAIA’s library it is not necessary to become a member of PAIA.

The membership allows also to: apply for permits of Archaeological Service of Greece; to run for prizes of PAIA; free-of-charge entrance (only after accomplishing all of the procedures requested by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Greece) to the Museums and sites in Greece (recognized by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Greece).

The participants of excavations and other research missions, that are conducted through PAIA, can apply for the membership on the same conditions as the signatories of the agreement of 26.09.2018; they also need to have a written acceptance of the application from the head of the project, that they are involved in.

Membership fees (indiviidual):

  • monthly: 100/50 PLN (members outside the agreement of 26.09.2018/members of the agreement of 26.08.2018)
  • quarterly: 200/100 PLN (members outside the agreement of 26.09.2018/members of the agreement of 26.08.2018)
  • annual: 400/200 PLN (members outside the agreement of 26.09.2018/members of the agreement of 26.08.2018)
  • 5-year: 1200/600 PLN (members outside the agreement of 26.09.2018/members of the agreement of 26.08.2018)

Membership fees (institutional):

  • For each following year, the amount of the fee is set by the PAIA’s Governance Board.
fot. W. Jeneralek