Individual Member Rates

The AHA offers many options for membership to best fit your situation. Our membership is offered in one- or three-year terms, expiring from the date you enroll. So no matter when during the year you join, you'll get a full 12 months of benefits. You can help the environment—and reduce your dues—when you choose electronic versions of our publications.

Rates

Member Category
One Year Three Years
Contributing $325 $975
Over $170,000 $258 $774
$130,000–170,000 $231 $693
$100,000–130,000 $209 $627
$70,000–100,000 $178 $534
$45,000–70,000 $131 $393
$25,000–45,000 $86 $258
Under $25,000 $47 $141
Student
$42 $126
Early Career
$50 $150
Emeritus/Retired $59 $177
K-12 Teacher $59 $177
Associate $95 $285

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Member Category
One-Time Contribution
Life $3,500

Information about Member Categories

Contributing: The highest level of yearly membership that allows individuals to enhance their commitment to the Association. Contributing members receive special recognition on our website.

Life Member: With a single contribution of $3,500, members can gain lifetime status. Becoming a life member at any stage of your career shows commitment to the discipline. Lifetime members are invited to the executive director’s reception at the annual meeting and are recognized in both the annual meeting program and the awards ceremony booklet. They also receive special recognition on our website.

Student: Available for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. Proof of current status may be requested.

Early Career: Available three years after graduation (either undergraduate or graduate).

Emeritus/Retired: Available for retired historians.

K-12 Teacher: Available for precollegiate teachers at all levels.

Associate: Available for persons whose primary identification is in fields other than history.

* A $20 postage fee is added for members with international addresses, including Canada and Mexico, unless they decline all print publications.

Options for E-Publications

You may request to stop receiving print copies of the AHR and receive a $12 discount per year (discount ends June 30, 2018) when you join or renew by marking the check box on the rate page. To decline print copies of Perspectives and the annual meeting program, check the appropriate box on the rate page (no discount applies). A $20 postage fee is added for members with international addresses, including Canada and Mexico, unless you decline all print publications.