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Advertise at the AJS Conference

Thank you for your interest in the Association for Jewish Studies 50th Annual Conference to be held in Boston, MA on December 16-18, 2018.

AJS offers four efficient and economical ways to get your message in front of our Annual Conference attendees and the entire AJS membership. Combine them for maximum impact!


About the Program Book . . .

» Distributed free to more than 1,200 conference attendees along with the official Conference Tote Bag

» Uploaded to the AJS website at least one month before the Conference where it is available to nearly 2,000 AJS members (scholars and students in the field of Jewish Studies and related areas) as a pre-Conference planning resource

» Will be sent to each of the AJS Institutional Members where it becomes a resource in their library or Jewish Studies department for students and faculty to find out what’s going on in the world of Jewish Studies

» Essential at the Conference for detailed descriptions of conference sessions, exhibitors, events and receptions, hotel maps, announcements about AJS grants, and more

» Exhibitor ads are used by Conference attendees to create their Exhibit Hall shopping lists

» Retained and used throughout the year as a resource for information on publications in specific areas of interest, programs and grants

» Discounts for AJS Institutional Members and Conference exhibitors!

Program Book Rates

Half page$390$435
Inside back cover – SOLD$750$750
Outside back cover – SOLD$900$900

AJS Institutional Members qualify for a 15% discount off full- and half-page Program Book ads.

Material due October 11.

Ad Specifications—LARGER ADS

The Program Book page size is 6" by 9". Program Book ads should be submitted at size (full-page: 4.75" by 7.75"; half-page: 4.75" by 3.75") as PDF files.

ONE COLOR (b/w) One color ads should be submitted at size with no bleed, as grayscale PDFs, with black and white images at 300 dpi resolution and monochrome images at 1200 dpi. Embed all fonts and subset fonts below 100%.

Please email the electronic copy of your ad as an attachment to Contents of advertisements are subject to approval by AJS.

*Click here to reserve your ad space.*

Ads on AJS Websites

Place your ad on our most-visited website pages for 3 months!

Maximize your marketing plan with an ad on the busiest pages of the AJS website. Link from the AJS site to your own. Your ad will run for 3 months on AJS web pages with the highest traffic, depending on time of year.

Exhibitors earn a 20% discount on their ad!

Ad Specs / Rates

(Ad runs for 3 months)
400 pixels wide x 400 pixels high, optimized for web in .jpg or .png format
$600 / $480 for 2018 AJS Conference exhibitors

*Click here to reserve your website ad.*


Put a flyer, postcard, or similar piece announcing your company's new publication, your organization's new program, or your exhibit booth's special offerings in the official Annual Conference Tote Bag. These attractive totes are distributed to all conference registrants with the Program Book.

Tote Bag Insert Specs / Rate

Single-page, up to 8-1/2 x 11, folded or flat: $525 per insert

Additional fees may apply if shipping more than three boxes of material and/or multiple pages. Production and shipping of inserts is the advertiser's responsibility. Contents of inserts are subject to approval by AJS. Send sample to by October 11.

*Click here to reserve space for your insert in the Conference Tote Bag.*

Shipping instructions will be sent upon approval of your sample and payment.

Interested in sponsoring the official Conference Tote Bag? Your name and logo will appear on one side of every tote!

*Click here to reserve this exclusive sponsorship.*

Contact Heather Turk for details.

Advertise in AJS Perspectives:
Special Issue Celebrating AJS's 50th Anniversary

AJS Perspectives is the leading forum for methodological and pedagogical issues in Jewish Studies.

The magazine is distributed on-site at the AJS Conference in the Conference Tote Bag and by mail to all 2,000 AJS members

This special issue celebrating the 50th anniversary of AJS is an ideal venue to promote:

» books, journals, films, and other materials for classroom adoption and library purchase

» programs, fellowships, position listings, and special events

» anything else you'd like to communicate to the AJS membership

Advertising Sizes and Rates

Ad SizeWidthHeightPrice
Inside Cover7.510$750.00*
Full Page7.510$550.00*
2/3 Page7.56.5$500.00*
1/2 Page7.54.5$375.00*
1/3 Page7.53$300.00*
1/4 Page3.54.5$240.00*
1/6 Page3.53$200.00*

*AJS Institutional Members qualify for a 15% discount off all ads in AJS Perspectives.

The Fall 2018 issue will be distributed on-site to all attendees of the AJS Annual Conference in December 2018 and mailed to all non-attending members and subscribers following the conference.

Advertising deadline: October 11.

To insert an advertisement, please contact:
Karin Kugel, Managing Editor at

Payment for advertising should be sent to:
Association for Jewish Studies
15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011-6301

Payment questions? (917) 606-8249 or