Membership Types

Welcome! On this page find information about our types of membership, membership fees, and payment options.

Membership types

Which type of membership are you eligible for?

FULL MEMBERS are higher education institutions  and training centres providing recognised education and training programmes on cultural management and policy

  • FEE (JAN - DEC): 500€ 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS are organisations, institutions and networks playing a major role in the field of education and culture

  • FEE (JAN - DEC): 330€ 

SUPPORTING MEMBERS are associations, companies, etc. willing to support our organisation, activities or events

  • FEE (JAN-DEC): 550€ 


Professionals (accepted on ad hoc basis) educators, trainers, and media and culture managers not currently affiliated to any institution or organisation

  • FEE (JAN - DEC): 330€ 

Students are eligible if they meet the requirement of being enrolled full-time age, are 28 years of age or younger following full-time studies at the higher education institution within bachelor or master study programme.

  • FEE (JAN - DEC): 50€ 

HONORARY MEMBERSHIP (strictly by invitation only) is a status conferred on a small number of individuals on the basis of the voluntary support they have given or work they have undertaken towards the support to the organisation. This is not a statutory category. An honorary member will not be entitled to hold office or vote at any meeting. 


To launch into 2022 in a collaborative spirit, AAAE and ENCATC are pleased to bring to your attention a limited-time offer, effective today and expiring on 31st of December, 2022!

For the time of the offer, current AAAE members are eligible to purchase one annual ENCATC membership at a 50% discount, and vice versa, current ENCATC's members are eligible to purchase one annual AAAE membership at a 50% discount.

Current ENCATC members seeking to become AAAE members, please follow this LINK to review membership levels, requirements, and benefits. Please apply the promotional code AAAE2022! to receive a 50% discount of the selected membership. АААЕ membership cycle starts on October 1st and ends on September 30th. AAAE will prorate the membership dues contingent on the date of joining and will then apply the 50% discount.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Haley Carlson at

How to pay the membership fee

The membership fee period is  1 January – 31 December. 

To pay your ENCATC membership by credit card or through your PayPal account, select your type of membership below. You will be redirected to the PayPal website.

Once there, you can pay through your PayPal account or pay by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover).


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