Education Session Proposals


All Proposals due 2 October 2020

Use the above Education Session Proposal Form to submit a proposal for Education Session types including Career Snapshot, Career Focus Sessions, Convention Programs, Experiential Programs, and Pre-Convention Workshops.

Review the information to submit Scholarship Session Proposals including: Research-in-Process, Multimodal, Methods Workshops, and Research & Practice Posters.

Education Session Types

Session TypeSession TimeDescription
Career Snapshot30 minutesAbbreviated session presented in an open-space setting within Career Wellness Center focused on career development, wellness, and/or advancement.
Career Focus Session60 minutesPresentation or panel sessions on a specific topic.
Convention Program60 minutesPresentation or panel sessions on a specific topic.
Experiential Program75 minutesPresentation of a specific topic but includes an interactive skill-building or active learning opportunity for participants.
Pre-Convention Workshops4 or 6 hoursWorkshops taking place the Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning before Convention and provide an in-depth discussion on current and emerging topics that transform higher education.

Proposal Resources

The ACPA21 Program Team has developed resources to assist with preparing education or scholarship session submissions.

Important Dates

Call for Proposals OpenMonday, 15 June 2020
Call for Pre-Convention Workshop Proposals ClosesFriday, 4 September 2020
Call for Proposals ClosesFriday, 4 September 2020
Proposal status notificationsFriday, 30 October 2020
Waitlist confirmations dueFriday, 6 November 2020
Acceptance confirmations dueFriday, 13 November 2020
Early Bird Registration required for all presentersFriday, 11 December 2020
Final Waitlist status notificationFriday, 22 January 2021