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Join CESS as an Institutional Member
Membership Benefits
Current Institutional Members
Dues & Payment

Join CESS as an Institutional Member

Thank you for your interest in becoming an Institutional Member of CESS!

We are a vibrant community of scholars, professionals, institutions, and interested persons from across the globe, who share an interest in advancing the study and understanding of Central Eurasia.

You may join CESS at any time during the year and your membership will be valid for one calendar year, running January 1 – December 31. Institutional Membership is offered at two levels: platinum and gold.

Institutional Member Benefits

As an Institutional Member of CESS, you support CESS in fostering communication and cultivating scholarship in the field of Central Eurasian studies. Membership brings tangible benefits, too!

At the $1,000 platinum level, your benefits include:

Waived conference registration fees for three representatives from your institution

  • Three of your representatives attend our Annual Conference at no cost, a saving of well over $450.

A full-page advertisement in the Annual Conference program

  • Be seen! Our Annual Conference attracts approximately 300 scholars from across the globe.

Exhibition space at the Annual Conference

  • We provide you with table space to exhibit for the duration of our Annual Conference.

A one-year subscription to Central Asian Survey

  • Central Asian Survey is the only established peer reviewed, multi-disciplinary journal in the world concerned with the history, politics, cultures, religions, and economies of the Central Asian and Caucasian regions.

Acknowledgement of your support on our site and a link to your institution

  • We value your support and will include your institution in our website links below!

At the $500 gold level, your benefits include:

Waived conference registration fees for two representatives from your institution

  • Two of your representatives attend our Annual Conference at no cost, a saving of well over $300.

A half-page advertisement in the Annual Conference program

  • Be seen! Our Annual Conference attracts approximately 300 scholars from across the globe.

A one-year subscription to Central Asian Survey

  • Central Asian Survey is the only established peer reviewed, multi-disciplinary journal in the world concerned with the history, politics, cultures, religions, and economies of the Central Asian and Caucasian regions.

Acknowledgement of your support on our site and a link to your institution

  • We value your support and will list your institution on this page!

Current Institutional Members

We are very grateful for the support of our current Institutional Members, and we encourage you to learn more about them by visiting the links below:

2020 Institutional Members – Platinum
American Councils for International Education, USA
Ohio State University, East Asian Studies Center, USA
University of Wisconsin-Madison CREECA and CESSI, USA
University of World Economy & Diplomacy, Uzbekistan

2020 Institutional Members – Gold
George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA
University of California, Berkeley, Tang Center for Silk Road Studies, USA

2019 Institutional Members
Bard College, USA
Georgetown University Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies (CERES), USA
University of Pittsburgh Center for Russian and East European Studies, USA

Dues & Payment

Institutional membership is offered at two levels, each offering different benefits: gold level membership at $500 per year, and platinum level membership at $1000 per year.  You can pay membership dues by either credit/debit card or check (must be in USD). 

To join CESS as an institutional member or to renew your institutional membership, please contact our Administrative Coordinator.