Membership in AESC is first and foremost for individual scholars, young researchers and everybody taking an interest in developing European Studies in the Caucasus. Membership is also open for academic institutions and NGO’s both from the region and from EU Member States and beyond.
The basic rate for individual members is € 50 for the calendar year. At this stage, membership for applicants holding a citizenship of one of the countries of the DESCnet region (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russia and Turkey) as well as from Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine is free. At the First Annual Convention, to be held in Istanbul in April 2017, a discount scheme will be implemented to take account of the economic situation.
The rate for institutional membership will be tailored to the applicant institutions interests.
Join / renew online
The application to be accepted as a regular (individual or institutional) member is to be directed to the management board which in due course will make a decision. This decision is subject to approval by the general assembly. To join AESC or to renew membership please click here.