Resources for Affiliates

This is your one stop shop for access to AOS resources.

AOS Speaker Center

The Speaker Center serves as a curated directory of experts passionate about various aspects of orchids, from care and cultivation to conservation and scientific research. Affiliated societies and other organizations can utilize this resource to identify and engage knowledgeable speakers, ensuring their events are both informative and enriching for all attendees.

AOS Judging

Request AOS Judging for your show or outreach judging

Exhibiting your orchids for AOS Judging

Certificates of Appreciation

Each affiliate is eligible to receive annually two free Certificates of Appreciation for presentation to valued members of your own group. The beautiful certificates may be requested from the AOS with at least 4 weeks notice. Contact AOS HQ for more information:


The DASSA award is given to an affiliate in recognition of sustained, outstanding contributions in areas of service and support in the field of orchidology. Nominations for the DASSA may be made by any member of an AOS affiliate and should be forwarded to the Affiliated Societies Committee.

Hosting an AOS Meeting

Use of AOS Affiliated Societies Logo

As an Affiliate you can download and use the Affiliated Societies logo for your promotions.