Thank you for your interest in joining the DVMA! Your membership dues are vital to the functioning of our organization, and allow us to continue putting together four quality scholarly programs each academic year. These meetings offer a variety of presentations and other activities and provide extraordinary opportunities to meet with others (from all fields) working in the local medieval studies community. Your membership also supports our Grants and Prizes and the DVMA website and email list, important venues for information about regional events. If you would like to add more support of these programs, please consider becoming a Contributing Member.

To join the DVMA, select from the membership options at the right.


Check Your Membership Status

Ready to renew? Check your membership status in your Member Profile (My Subscriptions) and renew your membership there.


Benefits of Membership

Members receive reduced rates on registration for our four yearly meetings. Student members register for free! Read more about our Upcoming Meetings.

Eligible members may compete for our three Grants and Prizes: the Travel Grant (open to graduate students and scholars without institutional support), the Paper Prize (open to graduate students), and the Digital Project Prize (open to all).

Regular and Contributing Members may also obtain borrowing privileges at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries at a reduced rate ($200). Please contact the Secretary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by December 1 in order to enroll.

Our Thanks

The DVMA would like to offer its sincere gratitude to the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries and the Princeton Index of Christian Art for their continued support of our programs.

Find us on Facebook