Membership & Giving

Join the hundreds of scholars who have already joined the Association of Caribbean Historians. Our membership year runs from June 1 to May 31. Benefits include:

  • Electronic subscription to the semi-annual ACH newsletter, the Bulletin.
  • Early notification of conference calls for papers and registration.
  • Eligibility for ACH awards and prizes.
  • Notification of other events and programs beneficial to members.
  • Inclusion in the premier academic institution of pan-Caribbean Studies.

More importantly, you will be part of a unique multi-lingual organization that offers an unparalleled opportunity for scholarly exchange.

There are two easy ways to join.

You can either print and complete the ACH membership form (click here for the membership form), or join online using any major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover).

There are five membership categories:

Professional Members ($50 a year): for faculty, public history, or governmental positions.


Students Members ($25 a year): a special rate for graduate and undergraduate students.


Institutional Members ($100 a year): for colleges, universities, libraries, museums, and other cultural and educational organizations.  


Benefactor ($120 a year): a higher category of giving to support the organization’s activities.


Life Membership ($500): the best membership bargain—equivalent to 10 years of annual membership, but valid for life.   For more information about life membership, click here.