Give the Gift of an AAS Membership!

NOVEMBER 13, 2020: As the Association for Asian Studies transitions to a new Association Management System (member database), we are temporarily unable to accept or process financial transactions, including the purchase of memberships. We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your patience.

QUESTIONS? Contact AAS Membership Manager, Doreen Ilozor, at

Show your support for a fellow or aspiring Asianist, and facilitate their access to the best member benefits available in Asian Studies through an AAS membership. You can easily gift a new membership, or renew someone else’s current AAS membership, for one, two, or three years.

To gift a membership, please complete a gift membership form and return it to Doreen Ilozor, Membership Manager, at

Please have the following information available:   

  • first and last name
  • email address
  • payment – based on the recipient’s total gross income, not limited to salary. 
  • NOTE: If the recipient is a student, please provide a statement or information attesting student status. 

The recipient will be contacted and informed of your generosity, and full access to AAS member benefits will be available immediately​ upon membership activation.

Thank you for supporting the field of Asian Studies!​

AAS Secretariat staff are working remotely due to CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19. Please contact staff by email rather than phone. Staff directory