With chapters in four Canadian cities — Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, and Calgary — and a Head Office in Toronto as well as an American subsidiary, the Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities/La Société pour l’Étude de l’Égypte Ancienne (SSEA/SÉÉA) is a Canada-based not-for-profit organization founded to:
- Stimulate interest in Egyptology
- Assist interested professionals and non-professionals alike with their research and training in the field
- Sponsor and promote archaeological expeditions to Egypt
The SSEA also offers travel grants and scholarships to students who wish to do research in Egypt. The SSEA/SÉÉA is a Registered Charity in Canada and the United States.