Terms of Affiliation

Affiliation welcome

The SCAALA – The South and Central American Assembly on Linguistic Anthropology warmly welcomes academic and professional institutions and associations with programs related to cultural and other anthropologies, to cultural studies, linguistics, humanities, and social sciences, in general, and South and Central American and Caribbean Linguistic Anthropology, in particular, to become formal Affiliates of The SCAALA.

Affiliation benefits
  • SCAALA Affiliates will receive the following benefits:
    • 20% discount on conference registration
    • 10% discount on The SCAALA products, proceeds from which will be used to support future programs, including assistance to endangered communities
    • Recognition at each SCAALA conference, including on signage, in the official program and in the conference proceedings
    • Access to a conference information table to display program materials, including video presentations
    • Space on The SCAALA website to disseminate program information.


Affiliation requests
  • Request for SCAALA affilaites:
    • Encourage staff, faculty, members, and colleagues to submit abstracts for upcoming conferences.
    • Encourage staff, faculty, members, and colleagues to register and attend The SCAALA conferences.
    • Here, the SCAALA will provide Affiliates with templates, which they may use at their discretion, to promote the Conferences.


Becoming an Affiliate
  • Institutions and Associations may become Affiliates by simple written agreement, by email or other means.
  • Affiliation may occur in response to an invitation from The SCAALA or as a result of a self-nomination.
    Institutions and Associations that wish to end their affiliation may do so through written notice to The SCAALA via the contact form on the website.