Senior Lifetime Members have complimentary registration to LASA2024

February 1, 2024

The Latin American Studies Association is very grateful to Life Members for their continuing commitment and support for the organization and Latin American studies throughout the years.

Therefore, as a token of gratitude for their long-standing loyalty, LASA is pleased to announce that the registration cost to attend its annual International Congress will be waived for all Senior Lifetime Members who meet the following three criteria:

  • Paid Lifetime Membership
  • 70 or more years old at the time of the Congress
  • Attendance at 10 or more congresses

This benefit is effective since the LASA2020 virtual Congress, and for all future congresses of the Association, including the upcoming LASA2024 Congress in Bogotá and virtual, June 12-15, 2024.

The commitment to a Life Membership signals a desire to help the Association secure its mission and goals in the long term. If you are interested in becoming a Lifetime Member of LASA please send an email to

About LASA

The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 13,000 members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

If you wish to interview a LASA Executive Council member, you can contact the LASA communications office at (412) 648-7929 or send an email to