Southeastern Psychological Association

How To Submit for SEPA

ESS will open at 12:00 pm EST on Monday, August 15th and will close at 6:00 pm EST on Tuesday, October 11th. 

ESS Login Page (opens in a new window)

Important Note - #1:
The login for the SEPA membership portal/online registration system and the SEPA electronic submission system (ESS) do not interface. When submitting your proposal, you must log in as a new user.  The ESS database does not carry over from year to year.  We apologize for the inconvenience and wish you the best of luck with your submission.

Important Note - #2:
Please limit three submissions per first author.  In addition, please review carefully each of the five documents below before entering the Electronic Submission System.  

These documents contain important information necessary for creating an ESS log-in account, as well as formatting and uploading your proposal.

SEPA Guidelines for the ESS (PDF)

Rules for Submission (PDF)

How to Submit your Proposal (PDF)

More Information on Session Types (PDF)


For more details on guidelines and procedures pertaining to award opportunities, please read the Fall 2016 Newsletter.


If you are interested in submitting an application to offer a continuing education workshop at the upcoming SEPA meeting, please note that there is a separate submission process.

Please visit the Continuing Education Workshop page to learn more.