Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


How do I sign up?
To sign up, please use the form found in this link. The scholarship application can also be found in this form.

Can I apply for a scholarship?
The scholarship applications will be open from June 10-20. The number of scholarships will be reduced this year, with applications from Africa and Asia being prioritized. We suggest that you look for additional sources to help finance your trip. If you win a scholarship, we will give you a week to confirm or it will be passed to those on the waiting list.

I didn’t apply and/or I have a scholarship. How much will it cost to attend the conference?
There is a $250 sign up fee along until September 30 or $300 from October 1st to 15th. $60 per night for housing in double room and $100 per night for housing in single room. You will be housed from October 26- November 1. You will stay in venue Hotel, with breakfast included.

Can I bring my credit cards to use in Mexican establishments?
In Mexico, international credit cards like Visa and Mastercard are accepted. American Express is accepted in some places.

I would like an information packet. How do I get one or how can I get more information?
Please communicate with the local conference committee in Mexico at [email protected] The payment methods will be available starting July 21, 2014

Do I need a Visa to go to Mexico? What do I need to do?
If you are unsure about whether you need a visa or need to know more about the process, please visit the Instituto Nacional de Migración webpage.

Do I need to be a member of ILGA to participate?
It is not necessary to be an ILGA member to attend the Conference or workshops, but nonmembers cannot participate or vote in the ILGA institutional events.


I am a member of ILGA. How much do I owe? What do I do to pay?
For questions about membership status, please send an email to [email protected]

Where can I see the Conference’s program?
In the tab on the ILGA World Conference website, you can download the provisional program.

Additional concerns?

For additional concerns please send an email to  [email protected]