Registration Rates: 2024

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Register for the 2024 Virtual Conference for Advancing Participatory Sciences

Included in your registration is access to a core program of live events across four days (June 3-6) as well as access to an online event space. The core program will take place between 12-5pm EDT (UTC -4) and include keynote presentations and panel-style symposia on cross-cutting topics. Each day will feature a block of Ideas-to-Action Sessions (workshops, discussions, or collaborations) to turn inspiration into action. Interactive posters will be available on the virtual event site for the duration of the event and live sessions with presenters will offer opportunities for face-to-face conversations with innovators and thought leaders in this field.

Globally equitable and reduced rate tickets are available to reduce financial barriers to participation. See details and options below.



Regular ticket:  $95   |  $125 starting 27 May


Regular ticket:  $135   |  $150 starting 27 May

*Are you a member of a sister Association? 
Members of ECSA and ACSA are eligible for discounted AAPS membership to enable access to event discounts. See relevant details from your Association.
Members of RICAP (the Ibero-American Association for Citizen and Participatory Sciences) and CitSciAfrica who are based in those parts of the world can register for this event at AAPS Member rates. 


$60 Reduced Rate tickets are available for qualifying registrants, including:

  • Students – to qualify, students will be required to upload verification of current enrollment
  • K-12 Formal classroom teachers and educators in afterschool programs – educators will be asked to indicate school district and/or afterschool organization to qualify
  • Retirees – those who advanced or continue to work in this field in an emeritus/retiree capacity
  • Environmental Justice Practitioners and Indigenous Practitioners – please register at this rate if working on a career track in this field or if attendance is covered by a grant (see below for additional options)
  • Project Volunteers – for anyone whose sole role in this field is as a project volunteer, please register at this rate if attendance is covered by a grant or if able to accommodate the costs (see below for additional options)

Global Equity Pricing:

To facilitate globally equitable access to this event, registrants who are based in countries classified as the Global South by UNESCO are eligible to register at 50% off of the relevant ticket price (member, non-member, or reduced rate ticket). 

If you are based in the Global South and are in a financial position to register at the appropriate rate in full, please consider doing so to enable our ability to support other accessibility aspects of the event (e.g., translation services).

Please note as above that members of CitSciAfrica and of RICAP (including those with reciprocal RICAP membership via Amazon Waters Alliance and the Brazilian Citizen Science Network) are welcome to register at the AAPS Member rate if not otherwise eligible for the Reduced Rate tickets.

NOTE:  All reduced-ticket registrants must be registered before 15 May 2023.  Additional discounts (such as earlybird and global equity discounts) can also be applied if criteria are met. Registrants unable to provide any requested verification will be subject to full ticket costs.


Are you employed in this field, or are you a student pursuing relevant studies? Have you requested professional development support from your employer or advisor? Download this letter to help make your case for financial support to attend.

For those who do not receive professional or career opportunities by participating, or those who have requested but not been granted financial support to attend, limited pay-what-you-can options are available. Please contact us at events(@) for details.