The Society for Advancing the History of South Asia (SAHSA) is a nonprofit charity recognized as tax-exempt by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3), EIN# 46-4039775 and is registered in the state of Texas. Established in 2008, since 2012 SAHSA has been an affiliate society of the American Historical Association. SAHSA enhances the profile of South Asia within the wider historical profession; fosters South Asia across disciplinary and methodological boundaries; encourages the study of South Asia in relation to global histories; provides venues for scholars to communicate with one another; and promotes excellence in scholarship.