Proposal Categories

The 2015 APM program will be developed through two types of proposal categories. Select each below to learn more about their respective submission processes and requirements.

  1. Peer-Reviewed Proposals (8 format options); the Call for Proposals opened on Monday, January 5, 2015; begin online access to the proposal systems here
  2. Invited Proposals (4 format options); the Call for Proposals will open on Monday, January 12, 2015

Important: Both calls closed on Monday, February 16, 2015, at 11:59 pm (USA ET).

Proposal Evaluation Areas

Proposals will be reviewed for the following.

  • Relevance of topic, study, or enquiry to CSWE members
  • Clarity of the written proposal or focus of enquiry
  • Appropriateness of research method(s) and/or conceptual foundation
  • Robustness of analytical and/or theoretical frame
  • Significance for social work education, practice, research, policy, or theory