An individual applying for membership in the ASPS is requested to choose one from the following six types of membership.

  1. Regular Membership: Regular Membership in the ASPS is available for 1 year ($80), 2 years ($150), or 3 years ($200) and includes the right to submit an abstract and register for our biennial conference, a subscription to the Journal of Persianate Studies, a subscription to our newsletter, invitation to talks and events hosted by the association, the right to participate in association elections, the right to attend business meetings, and regular announcements via our mailing list.
  2. Lifetime Membership: Lifetime Membership in the ASPS is available for $1,500 and receives the same rights and benefits as a Regular Membership.
  3. Persianate Societies Membership: The ASPS offers Persianate Societies Membership upon request at a 50% discount for members based in Persianate societies or ‘soft-currency’ countries. They are available for 1 year ($40) and include the same rights and benefits as a Regular Membership.
  4. Student Membership: The ASPS offers Student Membership upon request at a 50% discount for members currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program. They are available for 1 year ($40) and include the same rights and benefits as a Regular Membership.
  5. Persianate Societies Student Membership: The ASPS offers Persianate Societies Student Membership upon request at a 75% discount for members based in Persianate societies or ‘soft-currency’ countries who are currently enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program. They are available for 1 year ($20) and include the same rights and benefits as a Regular Membership.
  6. Free Membership: The ASPS offers a Free Membership upon request for members based in Persianate societies or ‘soft-currency’ countries who cannot pay the fees for the above-mentioned memberships due to financial reasons, currency restrictions or economic sanctions. Free Memberships are available to any applicant with the academic rank of Graduate Student or above whose research focuses on the history, culture, or society of Persianate Societies. Other applicants, who choose Undergraduate Student, Freelance Researcher, or Other in the Academic Position box in the Membership Form may apply, but their application will be subject to review. Free Membership includes the same rights and benefits as the Regular Membership except Free Members do not receive a copy of the Journal of Persianate Studies.

Academic Information


اطلاعات دانشگاهی


Mailing Information


اطلاعات پستی


* Please enter your mailing/shipping address correctly. This is the address to which the JPS journal will be sent. If the address is incorrect or there is a typo, the journal will not be delivered.

Membership


عضویت


* The ASPS cannot accept payments from Iran because of the embargo and ask applicants from within Iran to apply for free membership without a subscription to the Journal of Persianate Studies.

* For subscribing to the journal separately, please visit the Journal page of this website.

* Applicants for free membership who have also chosen Undergraduate Student, Freelance Scholar, or Other in the “Academic Position” box are required to demonstrate their serious engagement in Persianate studies. Please send your CV, list of publications, and a cover letter to info@persianatesocieties.org. You will be informed of the result of the review by an e-mail.