Education Session Proposals

The ACPA21 Proposal process closed onย 2 October 2020. Thank you to all those who submitted! Review the Important Dates below to learn more.

Important Dates

Call for Proposals Open1 July 2020
Call for Proposals Closes2 October 2020
Proposal status notifications13 November 2020
Waitlist confirmations due20 November 2020
Acceptance confirmations due20 November 2020
Early Bird Registration required for all presenters11 December 2020
Program Time Notifications 15 January 2021
Final Waitlist status notification15 January 2021


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.