Call for Nominations: MPSA Conference Awards - MPSA sponsors many awards for outstanding research
presented at the annual MPSA Conference and one award for the best article
published in each volume of the
American Journal of Political Science (AJPS).
With the exception of Flagship Awards and the Herbert Simon Career Contribution
Award, nominations are made by conference chairs, discussants, and section
heads after the conference; award committees select the winning papers, and
awards are announced at the MPSA business meeting during the conference the
In addition to revamping the category structure of the annual
awards program, the MPSA Council has recently created a
Policy on Naming Awards and has also approved the addition of the following three awards:
MPSA strongly encourages
individuals with section or panel responsibilities to nominate papers from
their panels for consideration at
www.MPSAnet.org/awards. Deadline: July 1,
MPSA Adopts Anti-Harassment and Professional Conduct Policy – On April 16, 2017, MPSA adopted an Anti-Harassment and Professional Conduct Policy modeled closely on the American Political Science Association Anti-Harassment Policy which outlines expectations for all who attend and participate in MPSA events and meetings. Read the policy here.
Add Your Research to the MPSA Conference Paper Repository - There is still time to add your research to the MPSA Conference Repository to be considered by MPSA awards committees. The repository serves as a place to share papers and presentation resources for research presented at the 75th annual MPSA Conference.