Open Calls for Science






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The Second Call for Competitive Abstracts is now OPEN.  MNRS will accept Research and Evidence-Based Practice Abstracts for poster presentation only the 2022 Annual Research Conference through Friday, January 21, 2022.

Primary authors can be selected for ONE presentation. All primary authors MUST be MNRS members and attend the in-person conference to present.



Guaranteed & Competitive Symposia
Pre-Conference Workshops
Special Sessions
June 2021 CLOSED Submission Instructions
Competitive Abstracts
(Research & Evidence-Based)
 August 10, 2021 CLOSED Research Submission Guidelines
Evidence-Based Submission Guidelines
MNRS Board and Officer Nominations August 2021 CLOSED Nomination Submission Guide
MNRS Awards August 11, 2021 CLOSED Award Submission Guide
MNRS Grants September 2021 CLOSED
MNRS Student Poster August 30, 2021 CLOSED Student Poster Guidelines
MNRS RIIG Awards October 7, 2021 Tuesday, December 14, 2021*
Second Call for Competitive Abstracts
(Research & Evidence-Based)
December, 14, 2021 Friday, January 21, 2022 Research Submission Guidelines
Evidence-Based Submission Guidelines

*All deadlines are 5:00 PM Eastern


If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the MNRS Executive Office at or 615-432-0098.