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Plan Your Stay



All meals are kosher, under the rabbinical supervision of the Vaad Harabonim of Massachusetts.


Getting to and around Boston, what's available near the conference: groceries, kosher restaurants, synagogues, things to do.


Apply for travel and childcare grants.

Interview Rooms

AJS policy forbids the use of private guest rooms for the scheduling of interviews with attendees at our conference. The AJS will provide for a modest fee meeting room space where interviews can be conducted in a dignified and comfortable manner.


The AJS, in recognizing the financial demands placed on early-career scholars and/or single parents, is happy to announce that we will be offering subsidies up to $500 to cover the costs of childcare for presenting participants at the 50th Annual Conference.

The Art of Conferencing

A collection of resources for conference preparation on subjects including giving exciting talks, making the most of the conference, conference roles, interviewing, pitching books, and preparing conference proposals and abstracts.