Membership and Outreach

The Civita Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose support from individuals and professional organizations results in membership in the Civita Institute. Benefits of membership vary with the level of membership donation, and donations are tax exempt to the extent allowable by law. Memberships are valid for one year though stay-benefits currently extend for three years from the date of donation. Please email with any questions.

Annual Membership Levels
Fellowship Applicant / Student Membership: $45
Individual Membership: $75 (3-night member stay at our facilities in Civita after 3 consecutive years of membership)
Supporter: $225 (3-night member stay at our facilities in Civita)
Friends of Civita: $500+ (7-night member stay at our facitilies in Civita)

Memberships at the $500 and above level enable participation in the Friends of Civita Institute.

Membership Benefits
• Discounts for live (and virtual) events
• Member-stays at the levels noted above
• Postcard set mailed to new members
• Welcome and recognition in our quarterly newsletter

Member-Stays  Membership support (at the levels noted above) enable members residence at our facilities in Civita di Bagnoregio; while attending an educational program; or participating in Fellowships or Residencies. For specific questions and availability, contact (Note: our facilities are not available for commercial use).

Use of the Civita Institute facilities in Civita di Bagnoregio including the Zarina-Heywood Library with the significant Civita Collection, the courtyard, the vegetable garden, and the terrace overlooking the incredible EU-protected valley (not available for commercial use).
Use of the research materials in the Zarina-Heywood Library, subject to prior notification.
Eligibility to apply for Civita Institute Fellowships (without additional fee)
The satisfaction of knowing that you are supporting an educational nonprofit in the heart of historic Italy and are helping to preserve its way of life and impact on current and future generations of Italians and Americans.

Thank you for your support!