Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, MPA 2021 will be held fully virtual! See our Submission page for rules regarding submissions and our F&Q page for commonly asked questions.

Registration for the 2021 MPA Virtual Conference will open after acceptance notifications are released (sometime between December 2020 – January 2021). Registration and membership are two different things.

Registration rates for MPA 2021

Faculty/Post-Doc Member Registration = $25.00
Undergraduate Student/3 Year Post-Bac Registration = $25.00
Graduate Student Member Registration = $15.00
Faculty Sage (Emeritus) Registration = $15.00 (for retired faculty who have contributed significantly to MPA over the course of their careers; must contact Executive Officer for this registration level)

Non-Member Registration = $100

Learn about costs associated with becoming a member HERE.

How to pay for MPA 2021

If you are paying online, you can pay right in the system using any major credit card.

If you want to send a check, please send it to our Treasurer at the following address:

Daren Kaiser
Department of Psychology
388 Neff Hall
Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 East Coliseum  Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805


  • Pre-Registration closes about four weeks before the conference and will not be reopened.
  • If you would like to register a group of 10 or more undergraduate students, please send the Executive Officer an excel spreadsheet that lists each person’s full nameemail address, and university or institutional affiliation.
  • If you preregister and then find you are unable to attend, MPA cannot refund your registration.
  • Registrations cannot be switched with other attendees.