Why Join IACCP?

"Rendering Borders Obsolete was the motto of the 19th International Congress of IACCP in 2008. No continent or country, nor any epistemological approach must be converted into a fortress. The motto of the 2008 Bremen congress stands for an ever-increasing free exchange of ideas and people in IACCP and beyond."

Klaus Boehnke, Bremen, Germany


The International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP) was founded in 1972 and has a membership of over 800 persons in more than 65 countries. The aims of the Association are to facilitate communication among persons interested in a diverse range of issues involving the intersection of culture and psychology. IACCP is affiliated with the International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS).

Membership in IACCP provides many benefits, including:

• Paper and online subscription to the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology

• Reduced congress and conference registration fees

• Full access to the IAACP Online Directory

• Member privileges on the IACCP website (iaccp.org)

• Participation in the IACCP discussion list

• Possibility to apply for a grant

• Free research webinars


Your dues payments also support the work of the Association in promoting cross-cultural and cultural psychology, in particular:

• The Advanced Research Training Seminar (ARTS) program

• The Witkin-Okonji Travel Award for members from majority world nations

• The Triandis Award for outstanding dissertations

• Support for conferences of allied groups and organizations

• The eBook site Online Readings in Psychology and Culture (ORPC)

• Online publishing of congress books Consistent with traditional Association practice, dues are based on income.

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