Track Policies

Papers

All individual submissions should be provided as long abstracts (500 - 1200 words), written in professional language, as an MS-Word document between one and three pages in length using this template. Proposals related to completed research should include information about the hosting organization, a brief methodology section, a brief analysis and results section, and the interpretation and implications of the results. Research briefs describing unfinished research should be submitted as posters. Though not required, proposals can include a brief description of how the topic relates to the theme of the conference.

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Panels

Proposals for panel discussions should include an overall abstract and may include short abstracts for the participants using this template. Though not required, proposals can include a brief description of how the topic relates to the theme of the conference.

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Student Research

Submissions should be provided as long abstracts (500 - 1200 words), written in professional language, as an MS-Word document between one and three pages in length using this template. Proposals related to completed research should include information about the hosting organization, a brief methodology section, a brief analysis and results section, and the interpretation and implications of the results. Research briefs describing unfinished research should be submitted as posters. Though not required, proposals can include a brief description of how the topic relates to the theme of the conference.

Both the Society for Scientific Exploration and the Parapsychological Association encourage student participation in the conference, with limited funding opportunities available. SSE students, see the guidelines for the Aspiring Explorers prize.  PA students, read about the Robert L. Morris Student Travel Fund.

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Research Briefs

All individual submissions should be provided as long abstracts (500 - 1200 words), written in professional language, as an MS-Word document between one and three pages in length using this template. Research briefs describing unfinished research should be submitted as posters. Though not required, proposals can include a brief description of how the topic relates to the theme of the conference.

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