The Great Plains Political Science Conference 24th

Annual Meeting

September 24-25, 2021

Annual Meeting 2021 

We are pleased to announce that the 24th Annual Meeting of the GPPSA in 2021 will return to an in-person meeting in Maryville, Missouri, while also offering a virtual option. 

Our conference welcomes presentations and participation from all areas of political science or related disciplines from collegiate, post-collegiate, and professional scholarship. Paper proposals are due by July 1, 2021. Please see the Submission link for more information on submitting an abstract. 

New! Submit and Register Online

Along with our new website, you can submit your abstract and register and pay for conference attendance online. Membership fees are also included in your conference registration. There is a rate schedule for registration status (Faculty, Graduate, or Undergraduate) and late fees. See the "Conference Join or Renew" page for more information. 

Conference Details

Northwest Missouri State University is located in lovely Maryville, Missouri. Located about 90 miles from the Kansas City International Airport and the greater Kansas City area, Northwest Missouri State is home a thriving campus of 7,000 students, a reigning men's basketball national championship team and the state arboretum. The community has a number of dining and lodging establishments. The conference registration fees are available on Conference Registration page. More details about conference lodging and directions will be forthcoming as the conference nears. 

Conference Lodgings