American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences

Help for Undergraduate & Graduate Students

Calling all those who believe in the power of HUGS!
The future of our Association lies with the strength of the Student Unit.

The HUGS program was developed by the Student Unit as a way to define a specific process wherin professionals could help foster the next generation of association leaders.

Prospective student members who need help with the annual AAFCS membership dues of $60 may be able to find matches with the help of their affiliate or nearby campus offering FCS courses. The name of the student scholarship recipient and all monies must be received together at AAFCS headquarters. Complete and return this form with payment to: Membership Department, AAFCS, 400 N. Columbus Street, Suite 202, Alexandria, VA 22314, or if using a credit card, you can fax the form to 703.706.4663.

AAFCS Affiliates and campus groups can be proactice in giving HUGS, too. Post the HUGS Application and program description on your affiliate website. The Texas Affiliate of AAFCS has been co-sponsoring its student memberships for many years, ensuring the vitality of its membership!

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