General Meeting Information

95th Annual Meeting of the Alabama Academy of Science

Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
March 14 – 16, 2018

Joint meeting with the
Alabama Junior Academy of Science and
Gorgas Scholarship Program

Housing Information Now Available!

The Junior Academy (AJAS) and Gorgas Competition housing will be at the Birmingham Homewood

La Quinta Inn & Suites, 60 State Farm Pkwy, Homewood, AL 35209. Link: Birmingham – Homewood.

Contact the hotel directly or their Group Desk at 1-800-642-4239, Option 1 and ask for the special rate for Alabama Academy of Science, code #0949. Rooms for 1 to 4 occupancy (2 Queen Beds) $76.50/night for the nights of 3/14, 3/15 and $80.75 nights of 3/16 plus 17% Tax.

A block of rooms has been reserved for the Senior Academy at the conveniently located

Residence Inn by Marriott Homewood Birmingham

50 State Farm Parkway

Homewood, AL 35209.

Rooms are $132/ night + 17% Tax. Reservations can be made by either calling toll-free to their reservations line at 1(800) 331-3131 and asking for the Alabama Academy of Science group block at the Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood, or, guests can go online via the reservation link:   Book your group rate for The Alabama Academy of Science For any problems contact EMILY PHILPOT, Events Specialist,  Reservations can be made up to the scheduled cut-off date of 02/21/18 at 5 PM in order to receive the group discount.