81st Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference
Thursday, April 4 through Sunday, April 7, 2024
In-Person at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL

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Important dates and deadlines for the 2024 MPSA Annual Conference

October 9, 2023 Deadline for submitting papers, roundtables, complete panel and working group proposals.
November 10, 2023 MPSA begins to send acceptance emails.
November 28, 2023 Deadline for special scheduling requests.
December 4, 2023 Deadline for submitting proposals to subfields and undergraduate sections.
January 2024 Preliminary program available on MPSA website.
TBA Deadline to apply for a Graduate Student Travel Scholarship.
TBA Deadline to submit an application for a conference registration fee waiver.
TBA Early registration deadline.
TBA MPSA room block cutoff date for discounted hotel accommodations at the Chicago Hilton.
TBA Deadline for regular registration.
TBA MPSA room block cutoff date for discounted hotel accommodations at the Palmer House Hilton
March 21, 2024 Suggested deadline date to upload research papers to the online conference program.
April 4-7, 2024 80th Annual MPSA Conference 
July 1, 2024 Deadline for Section Heads, Chairs and Discussants to nominate conference papers for awards for research presented in 2024.


Future MPSA Conference Dates

  • Thursday, April 3 – Sunday, April 6, 2025
  • Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26, 2026
  • Thursday, April 1 – Sunday, April 4, 2027
  • Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2, 2028