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Achieving your FIAP

Your first acceptance must be received at least 12 months before you can be awarded your AFIAP
certificate. In this period you are required to gain at least 40 Acceptances with at least 15 different photographs.
This success must have come from at least 15 different salons with FIAP Patronage, and those salons must be from at least 8 different countries.Then the EFIAP

To apply for EFIAP you must be the holder of the AFIAP Distinction. You cannot receive your EFIAP
award until at least 12 months after the date of your AFIAP certificate. You will be required to have gained
(including those used for your AFIAP award) at least
250 Acceptances with a total of at least 50 different photographs.
This success must have come from at least 30 different salons with FIAP Patronage, and
those salons must be from at least 20 different countries.

After that

There are four levels and the minimum requirement for Acceptances and Titles is as follows:-

EFIAP/bronze 75 acceptances, with at least 25 different works

EFIAP/silver 150 acceptances, with at least 50 different works

EFIAP/gold 300 acceptances, with at least 100 different works

EFIAP/platinum 600 acceptances, with at least 200 different works
These totals are cumulative - in addition you are required to submit a portfolio of prints of award winning photographs with each application. These are not cumulative and must be different from ANY previous successful application.
The minimum requirement varies with each level:-
EFIAP/b 3 different award winningphotographs, each award in a different country
EFIAP/s 4 different award winning photographs, each award in a different country

EFIAP/g 5 different award winning photographs, each award in a different country
EFIAP/p 6 different award winning photographs, each award in a different country


See http://patronages.fiap.net/salons.html

From John Larry