Important Dates

2020

May 1: DEADLINE for receipt of SERA Research Grant Proposals

June 1: SERA Grant awardees are notified

Early August: Proposal and Registration System Opens

Sept 27: Proposal System Closes; Conference  proposal submission deadline

OCT 5: DEADLINE for receipt of conference registration info and check if you are paying by personal check or university check via university Purchase Order; checks received after this date will not be cashed

OCT 12: DEADLINE for receipt of conference registration info and payment if you are paying by credit card via PayPal; the next day all proposals for which any co-authors have not paid required conference registration fees will be rejected

OCT 16: SERA Elections begin

NOV 1: SERA Elections close

EARLY NOV: Proposal decisions e-mailed to first authors

NOV 15: DEADLINE for receipt of SERA Bruce Thompson Outstanding Paper Award. See page 6 of the Call for Proposals.

EARLY DEC: DRAFT conference program posted on the SERA website

DEC 15 (noon): DEADLINE for RECEIPT of payment from any school wanting to participate in the SERA Dean’s Awards program

2021

TBD: LAST day to register for a room in the conference hotel at the conference rate only if rooms are still available

JAN 8: DEADLINE for receipt by the SERA Graduate Student Representative of an electronic copy of submissions for the SERA Dean’s Awards. See page 9 of the Call for Proposals.

JAN 8: DEADLINE for receipt by the SERA President of an electronic copy of submissions for the SERA Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award. See page 8 of the Call for Proposals.

JAN 8: DEADLINE for receipt of copy of your paper by the Discussant assigned to your presentation session only for Division VI (“Student Research In Progress”) papers

Jan 15: LAST day to register at  pre-conference registration rates for non-presenters

FEB 3-5: 44th SERA Annual Meeting in San Antonio