Join the LSA!

Membership of the LSA is open to scholars, students, activists, artists, teachers, donors, policymakers, and development professionals. Annual membership dues must be paid by January 1 of each year. LSA membership benefits include discounted registration rate for the Lagos Conference and opportunity to apply for research grants, serve on LSA committees, and nominate individuals for awards. Dues-paying members will also have the opportunity to participate in LSA-sponsored panels at the conferences or meetings of the African Studies Association of the USA, Canada, and the UK, and workshops, seminars, and other professional development opportunities. To join the LSA, please fill out the membership form and pay membership dues using this link.

Lagos Studies Association 2018 Membership Form

Annual Membership Dues for Nigeria

  • Student membership: N2,000
  • Academic and non-academic practitioners: N5,000
  • Institutional membership: N20,000
  • Lifetime membership: N200,000


Annual Membership Dues for North America, Europe, and others

  • Student membership: $15
  • Academic and non-academic practitioners: $30
  • Lifetime membership: $600
  • Institutional membership: $100