Call for Proposals
2020 NASW National Conference
Social Workers Make a Difference
Welcome to the 2020 NASW National Conference, Social Workers Make a Difference, Call for Proposals Portal. These proposals will provide the rich, educational foundation for the 100+ sessions that the Conference offers. Proposals will be taken for session formats such as:
Thank you for your interest in participating in the 2020 NASW National Conference and we look forward to receiving your proposal!
All proposals must be submitted online, “hard copy” or paper submissions will not be considered. The deadline to submit your proposal for the 2020 National Conference is 11:59 PM EDT, September 20, 2019. Please follow the instructions and guidelines below while preparing your submission.
Proposals will be organized around issue and practice areas.
Please note that you may submit only once as a primary/lead presenter.
We recommend you gather your information in advance before you submit your proposal to NASW for consideration.
The proposal submission process requires that you provide the following information:
8. Level/Type of Intervention (Select One)
Proposals will be reviewed based on the following criteria:
Information on your presentation will appear in the program as it is submitted online. However, NASW reserves the right to make minor edits. Images and tables are not permitted in any proposal.
Session proposals must be received online by 11:59pm EDT on September 20, 2019. Due to space limitations, not all deserving proposals can be accommodated. Reviewers will prioritize proposals based on a balanced program as well as the listed review criteria. You will be notified in January via email regarding the decision on your proposal decision.
Submission Technical Instructions:
We look forward to receiving your proposal.