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Registration – NQAPIA 2015 National Conference


Join LGBT Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders from across the country for 3 days of honing skills, building relationships, and celebrating our achievements. Whether you are seasoned leaders or just coming out, there’s no better way to gain new perspectives that will support you to be all of who you are in your families, workplace, company, place of worship, and community.

Scholarships and limited income rates are available. Email coordinator@nqapia.org to inquire.

Register for NQAPIA’s 2015 National Conference in Chicago here!

Full Conference Registration Fee – $225


  • Conference materials
  • Welcome Reception (Thursday night)
  • Breakfast (Friday)
  • Catalyst Awards Banquet Dinner (Friday night off-site)
  • Breakfast (Saturday)
  • Brunch (Sunday)



Regular Registration


Early-Bird Discount (before July 6 extended to July 10)


NQAPIA Member Groups (until July 23)


Late Registration (after July 30 and at the door)


One-Day ONLY


Community Catalyst Awards Dinner ONLY




At NQAPIA, we believe that money should never be a barrier to participating. Partial and full registration scholarships for those with limited incomes are available.

Priority will be given to traditionally underrepresented groups, including people of transgender experience, young people, South Asians, Southeast Asians, Pacific Islanders, refugees, immigrants, women, people from the South, Desert, Mountain, and Plain states, as well as invited workshop presenters.

Notifications will occur on a rolling basis beginning July 1.


We strive to keep the conference and all activities as accessible as possible for all in our community. Tell us whatever special needs you require, and we will do our best to accommodate them, including, but not limited to:

  • Transportation vans for those with limited mobility
  • ASL interpretation
  • Large-print materials for those with limited sight
  • Simultaneous translation
  • All venues are wheelchair accessible.


Dietary restrictions can be accommodated for vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, dairy free, soy-free, Halal, etc. Please designate your dietary restrictions when you register.


Free childcare is available during the Friday, Saturday, and Sunday sessions from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


In order to have a successful national conference, NQAPIA needs volunteers like you! Volunteers are crucial to the operation of this conference, and your help will promote and enhance NQAPIA’s collective work. To apply, complete this form: http://bit.do/NQAPIAvolunteers2015.


If you cannot come, would you kindly make a donation, so someone else can?