The Membership year runs from January until December.
|Type of membership||Cost (2017)|
|Full member annual membership||US$ 2000|
|Liason member annual membership||US$ 250|
The membership fee is subject to change each year.
The membership fee is not refundable upon membership termination.
An applying FIRST participant must pay an initial one-time application fee of US$ 800 before its membership is considered confirmed. This fee only applies to full memberships, not to liaison memberships.
A new member is invoiced when the member is joining FIRST, for:
the initial one-time application fee, if applicable (only for full members) the per month pro-rated amount of the annual fee (a team or liaison which membership is confirmed in month N only pays the part of the annual fee for the remainder of the membership year, month N included)
Invoices are sent as PDF per e-mail to the member's FIRST representative. If the member so requires a postal mail version will be sent following that e-mail.
Payments can be done by :
All details on payment are specified on the invoices that are sent out, or available on request at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PGP signature in: https://www.first.org/membership/IRS-W-9-2018.pdf.sig
Federal Employer Identification Number:
First.Org, Inc. FEIN 54-1779360
FIRST Secretariat email@example.com