Institution name:

(As mentioned in ECHA's Articles

European Council for High Ability -- Its Study and Development (abbreviated as: ECHA


RSIN (Legal Entities & Partnerships Identification Number):

40146782 (The Netherlands)


Fiscal identification number of ECHA as charity

organization registered in The Netherlands:

8260 97 741


Visiting address and mail address: 

c/o Colm O'Reilly, Secretary of ECHA, Cente for Talented Youth, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland


The policy plan of ECHA: 

Please download the policy plan from HERE.


The purpose of ECHA:

See here ( and the summary below.

ECHA is organizing its annual conference each year (as a thematic conference each odd year and as an international conference each even year), publishing its semi-annual ECHA News magazine for its members, publishing its scientific journal, High Ability Studies ( by the help of Taylor & Francis, as well as qualifies ECHA Trainings ( and European Talent Centres


ECHA National Correspondents ( and the European Talent Support Network ( help the networking of ECHA.


The position of the directors as listed in the Articles of ECHA: 

President, vice-president, secretary and treasurer forming together the Executive Committee.


The names of the directors: 

See here (


The payment policy: 

There is no renumeration for the board, the management of the organization works on a voluntary basis. ECHA does not employ any personnel.


Activities Report: 

See here (


Financial statement:

See here



Become a member of the ECHA community! Please click HERE  to start your application to become an ECHA member (where your membership fee can be paid by credit card through a secure connection), or go to the Members Area page, where you may see members' benefits.

For membership issues and general information please contact the ECHA Secretariat by clicking HERE .

ECHA News appears twice a year giving in-depth interviews, description of best practices, introduction of ECHA members and highly able young people. For more information click HERE .

ECHA members receive ECHA News free as a pdf file to their email address. Back issues can be accessed in this web-site for ECHA members.

ECHA has a growing Facebook community. To join ECHA's Facebook group, please click HERE .

To access the European Talent Support Network (ETSN) homepage, please click HERE.


Further Information