2024 Conference — Held at Lawrence Technological University, March 8, 2024.

The Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters is a regional, professional organization that facilitates scholarly exchange through annual conferences and a journal of outstanding papers.

Membership is open to all. We invite you to become a member. The majority of our paid members are higher education faculty, independent scholars, and people engaged in relevant research in business and government.

Individual Membership

Individual Membership

  • Receive a one year subscription to the Michigan Academician, the interdisciplinary journal of the Academy.
  • Be able to submit articles to be considered for publication in the journal.
  • Be notified via e-mail of the Call for Papers and the opportunity to present your research at the annual conference.
  • Have the opportunity to lead an Academy section at the conference.
  • Be a supporter of the Academy’s mission of promoting academic exchanges among scholars from around the state, region and world.
Annual Membership Dues:
  • $65 – Affiliated Member**
  • $80 – Non-affiliated Member
  • $50 – Retired Member
  • $35 – Student Full Member
To upgrade to a Donor Membership Category
  • Add $35 to become a Sustaining Member*
  • Or, pay a total of $500 to become a Benefactor Member*

*The Benefactor and Sustaining Members are acknowledged in the annual conference program. Please consider supporting the Academy at this level. Because Michigan Academy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, any amount above the regular dues amount is tax deductible.

**Faculty and staff from member institutions (affiliated) receive a $15 discount on each individual membership. Please see the list of affiliated member institutions below.

Institutional Membership

Institutional Membership

  • Lower individual membership dues for faculty members (a savings of $15 per faculty membership)
  • Individual members may present papers at our conference (additional registration fee required); also may submit papers to our refereed journal; automatically receive our call for papers each year; and have the opportunity to lead a conference section
  • Complimentary institutional subscription to the our journal the Michigan Academician (a $55 yearly value)
  • Free individual membership for your institutional representative ($65 per year value)
  • Acknowledgement of your institution’s support in Academy publications
  • The opportunity to host our conference on your campus
Universities with Graduate/Professional Schools
Fall Term Enrollment
Annual Dues









30,000 and over


Four-year Colleges & Community Colleges
Fall Term Enrollment
Annual Dues





2,000 and over


Professional, Research & Service Organizations
Annual Dues





1,000 and over


Secondary Schools & Academies
Annual Dues



Affiliated Institutions

Contact Us

The Academy operates with a part time staff. We will respond to emails and phone calls as staff time allows. Thank you for your patience.


Jessie DeHaan
Phone: (989) 463-7969
Fax: (989) 463-7970

Donations payable to:

Michigan Academy
Alma College
614 W. Superior St.
Alma, MI 48801