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APPE Undergraduate Paper Competition

Undergraduate students are invited to submit papers on any topic in practical and professional ethics. The papers will be reviewed, and the authors of the best papers will be invited to present their papers during the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Annual Meeting on February 27 - March 2, 2014  at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville-Riverfront Hotel.

To submit a paper, students are asked to follow all guidelines for paper submissions for the Annual Meeting. The deadline for undergraduate papers is November 1, 2013.

All entries for Award Categories require the full paper to be submitted by the award submission deadline of November 1, 2013.  A 250 word abstract is also required. For questions, please contact the APPE Office at: 812-855-6450 or appe@indiana.edu.

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Guidelines

  • You may submit papers on any topic in practical and professional ethics.
  • The papers will be reviewed and the authors of the best papers will be invited to present their papers during the Annual Meeting. Paper Selection Process (pdf format)
  • The paper should be the actual paper you intend to present, not an abstract and not a paper you intend to trim.
  • The paper should be no longer than appropriate for a 20-25 minute presentation (usually 15 pages).
  • Normally, previously published papers will not be accepted.

The Annual Meeting registration fee will be waived for those students whose papers have been accepted.

Submission Checklist

  • Each author who intends to present must complete a 2014 Submission Form.
  • All submissions should be accompanied by a separate 250 word abstract including title and list of all authors of the submission. Please, use the naming scheme of: title_abstract.
  • Formal Paper submissions should be prepared for blind review with a separate cover (title) sheet listing authors of the submission. If only some of the authors intend to present, please include that information in your email.
  • Please use the naming scheme for your submission of: title_cover and title_body. Please submit all submission materials in pdf format to: APPE@indiana.edu.

How To Submit

The Submission and Registration Process

Last Updated: 9/23/13