The American Society for Aesthetics Board of Trustees, at its meeting November 16, approved waivers of annual meeting registration fees for attendance by students and faculty at local Minority Serving Institutions, who do not have access to financial support to attend the meeting.
Eligible institutions include Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institutions (AAPISIs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs), and Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs), as recognized by the US Department of the Interior and/or the US Department of Education.
Requests for waivers should be submitted to the Secretary-Treasurer no later than the week prior to the meeting. Review of the request will be conducted by the Secretary-Treasurer, the President, and a member of the ASA Finance Committee. Assistance in identifying eligible institutions and in publicizing the meeting will be made by the ASA Diversity Committee.
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