Financial Information  

The Hemispheric Institute seminars are funded by the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations.


Our funding is limited, so we ask that all participants pay the registration fee of $300 for U.S. based participants, and $150 for non-U.S. based participants.  
This year, the seminar will be offered for New York University course credit. The registration fee is included in the cost of tuition and program fees, made payable to NYU. Applying to NYU for course credit is optional. As in the past, we will grant certificates of completion to all of the participants who attend the seminar. You do not need to apply for NYU Course Credit to participate in the seminar.  
Tuition Costs through New York University for course credit are the following:  
Tuition for 4 points: $2,184  
Program fee (includes housing) $550  
Lab fee: $250  
Optional three-day festival in Paucartambo (includes transportation and lodging): $500  
Total: $2984.00 (without Paucartambo festival)  
* note: does not include airfare or meals  
To Apply to NYU Summer Abroad Programs in Tisch School of the Arts: Please remember to include the Seminar Application with C.V. and 1-2 page statement of interest to  

Limited small fellowships are available for students, non-tenured scholars, artists and activists. These fellowships may include remission of the registration fee and/or a small stipend. You should note your desire to be considered for a fellowship in your statement of interest, as part of the Seminar Application.


Additional Costs:

All participants are responsible for their own travel, accomodation and per diem expenses. There are several receptions, coffees, and a closing dinner included in the registration fee.  
Paucartambo/Cuzco Costs:  


For those participants interested in the Institute package trip to Paucartambo/Cuzco following the seminar, the trip costs $500 per person. Space is limited to 35 participants. If you wish to go on the Paucartambo/Cuzco trip with a non-participant of the seminar (friend, spouse, etc.) the cost is $750. More information regarding the Paucartambo trip is available on this website.

For more information please contact: or  
Ayanna Lee at: (1)212-998-1631