Calls for Submissions

Calls for Submissions


Community Engagement Institute
Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA

Deadline: January 15, 2018

The institute brings together administrators, faculty, staff and community representatives from the Inland Northwest to discuss Service-Learning and community engagement initiatives, share promising practices and examine how institutions may become better able to seek solutions to complex challenges. The conference seeks to share innovations in Service-Learning pedagogy and scholarship as well as to further discussions about the meaningful engagement of higher-education and communities to respond collaboratively to issues of need. 


 The 18th International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Annual Conference  JW Marriott, New Orleans, LA

Deadline: January 19, 2018

This year's theme -- Just Research: Inclusivity and Intersectionality -- bridges IARSLCE's mission "to promote the development and dissemination of research on service-learning and community engagement" with one of the association's key guiding principles: to advance "research that examines the utility and impact of engagement within diverse communities." By focusing on Just Research, the 2018 IARSLCE Conference will emphasize the importance of presenting research with social impact.


The William & Mary Active Citizens Conference Educating, Uniting, and Inspiring Active Citizens
Williamsburg, VA

Deadline: January 24, 2018

Gathering 175+ undergraduates, The Active Citizens Conference is an engaging space to share experience and expertise in community. This year we're convening around the theme The Skills of Freedom.

As active citizens on campuses across the country, how are our efforts developing the skills of freedom in ourselves and our communities? At this year's conference we will explore what the skills of freedom are, how we practice them, and what freedom means in communities large and small.​​


47th National Society for Experiential Education Annual Conference
Conference Theme: Sailing Our Ships Forward: Engaging In Leadership, Partnerships, And Scholarship In Experiential Education

Deadline: Friday, January 26, 2018

Join NSEE as we explore experiential education innovations that impact contemporary teaching and learning practice at the 47th Annual Conference at the Hyatt Regency, Savannah, Georgia.

Meet, learn and share experiences with fellow experiential educators, practitioners, faculty, and students to explore ways to engage in leadership, partnerships and scholarship in experiential education.


2018 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting
Hyatt Regency Orange County • Anaheim, California

Deadline: January 29, 2018

The American Democracy Project (ADP), The Democracy Commitment (TDC), and NASPA are committed to advancing the civic engagement movement in higher education. Join us in Anaheim, California for our annual conference which brings together faculty, student affairs professionals, senior campus administrators, students and community partners. Together we will ensure that students graduate from our colleges and universities--both public and private--prepared to be the informed, engaged citizens that our communities and our democracy need.

Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement: Call for Manuscripts

Deadline: March 1, 2018

The JHEOE invites manuscripts that are research articles, reflective essays, projects with promise, book reviews and dissertations overviews related to the theme of the 2017 Conference of the Engagement Scholarship Consortium: "This is Engagement: Best Practices in Community Engaged Scholarship." Proposals may explore best practices for engaged scholarship across disciplines, communities, and geography, and may relate to any of the various foci of engagement: Community, Faculty, or Student Engagement. Manuscripts should inform or advance the scholarship and practice of engagement and university-community partnerships.

Engage for Change: Authentic Partnership
Siena College, Albany NY

Deadline: March 1, 2018

Please join us on May 23rd for the 4th annual Engage for Change! We are especially interested in workshops, presentations and "wicked Problems" discussions that highlight best practices in authentic partnership through internships, research, classes, and collaborative projects. Workshops from faculty, community members, students, and campus administrators are all welcome and encouraged.


SOQM Calls for Proposals

Deadline: March 3, 2018

The Student Organization for Qualitative Methodology (SOQM) is issuing a call for proposals for the second annual Interdisciplinary Symposium on Qualitative Methodologies at the University of South Florida (USF). This event, to be held on March 3, 2018, seeks to provide a space for collaboration amongst students, faculty, emerging scholars, and researchers to engage in scholarly conversations about diverse qualitative methodologies. For more information, click here.