Become a member

Membership of the Sudan Archaeological Research Society is available to all.

Members receive a copy of the Society’s annual journal, Sudan & Nubia, published each year and details of Society events. Discounts are also available on Society publications and on entry to the Society’s lectures and colloquia.

There are four categories of membership …

UK raterest of world
ordinary member£30 per annum£35 per annum
household (2+)£35 per annum£40 per annum
bona fide student£15 per annum£20 per annum
institution£40 per annum£45 per annum
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Donations and patrons

The Society is constituted as a charity and relies on the generous support of funding organizations, membership fees and donations. If you would like to donate, your contribution would be greatly appreciated.

Individuals donating more £250 in any one year (over and above the membership fee) become patrons of the Society for that year.

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In addition, the benefit of Gift Aid Tax Relief is available to charitable societies such as SARS for donations from UK tax payers (out of their general taxed income) of any amount. The Society can reclaim tax at no extra cost to the donor. In addition, a donor who is a higher rate tax payer can claim further relief in his or her own benefit.

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All queries concerning the patron scheme can be directed to the Honorary Secretary.

Sudan & Nubia

Find out more >

annual journal published by

The Sudan Archaeological
Research Society

c/o The Department of Egypt and Sudan
The British Museum
London WC1B 3DG
United Kingdom
Tel +44 (0)20 7323 8500
registered charity No.1005966

Online payments

We accept online payments in Pounds Sterling via the credit/debit cards indicated at left. Queries should be directed to …

or the Honorary Secretary
on +44 (0)20 7323 8500
The Sudan Archaeological
Research Society

(address as above)
registered charity No.1005966


You have the right to cancel your membership subscription or donation within seven days of completing payment through this website. If you do cancel, your payment will be refunded in full by the Society.

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