Registration for the 2024 program will open on December 1, 2023.  ILAM 2024 will be held May 5 - 9, 2024 in Memphis, TN. Only completed applications accompanied with the full registration fee will be accepted. Registration cannot be made by phone. Applicants paying with credit card may do so by fax. Class size is limited and acceptance into the program is based upon the first applications received that are accompanied with payment. Contact the AALAS office for further information. (A second-year participant who is unable to attend the second year class after a three-year break shall be required to repeat year one of the ILAM Program and pay applicable fees before attending year two.)


The ILAM registration fee includes tuition, instruction, and class materials. Registrants will receive a housing link for reserving their hotel room within the ILAM housing block for days of the event. The negotiated hotel rate includes meals vouchers for breakfast and dinner which can be used within the Hilton hotel. Additional lodging options are also available through the housing link or by contacting the hotel directly. Contact AALAS for current rates.

Payments must be made in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank using a check or money order. VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are also accepted.


Participants must make their own transportation arrangements. Transportation to and from the Memphis airport is provided by the hotel.


The 2024 scholarship applications are OPEN September 1 through October 1, 2023. Scholarships for ILAM 2024 are funded by LAMA, Ancare, Allied Trade Association, and the ILAM Alumni.

LAMA Scholarship Application- registration and stipend

The following scholarship opportunities will use the same application form, click the links for each scholarship to view the required supporting documents:

Ancare Scholarship Application - registration and stipend

Allied Trade Association Scholarship Application - covers registration

ILAM Alumni Scholarship Application - covers registration

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Application Form