Save the Date for the 80th Annual Midwest Political Science Conference
Thursday, April 13 through Sunday, April 16, 2023
In-Person at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL
with an Option to Present Virtually

Learn more about the 80th Annual MPSA Conference.

Important dates and deadlines for the 2023 MPSA Annual Conference

The following dates and deadlines are for the 2022 MPSA Annual Conference and are listed as a reference point. Important Dates and Deadlines for the 2023 MPSA Annual Conference will be available soon. Please check back later.

October 22, 2021 Deadline for submitting papers, roundtables, and complete panel proposals.
November 20, 2021 MPSA begins to send acceptance emails.
November 30, 2021 Deadline for special scheduling requests.
December 8, 2021 Deadline for submitting proposals to sections 76-87 and section 98 (working groups).
January 2022 Preliminary program available on MPSA website.
January 14, 2022 Deadline to submit an application for a registration fee waiver or graduate student travel scholarship.
January 31, 2022 Early registration deadline.
February 25, 2022 If presenters have not confirmed, MPSA removes them from the program. Deadline for participants to cancel without penalty.
February 25, 2022 Deadline to make changes to the program (change title, add/subtract co-authors, etc.)
March 23, 2022 Deadline for regular registration.
March 23, 2022 Suggested date to notify MPSA of any changes to registration status (in-person to virtual or vice versa).
April 7-10, 2022 79th Annual MPSA Conference 
July 1, 2022 Deadline for Discussants, Chairs and Section Heads to nominate conference papers for awards for research presented in 2022.

Future MPSA Conference Dates

  • Thursday, April 4 – Sunday, April 7, 2024
  • 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