Open Calls for Science






For everyone’s health and safety, please know that the MNRS Board of Directors, Program Planning Committee and Executive Office are committed to planning a meeting in accordance with the latest CDC guidelines.  To view the most up to date CDC guidelines, please click here.



MNRS is now accepting Research and Evidence-Based Practice Abstracts.  Click on the button below to begin your submission. Literature reviews do not have a separate submission category and should be submitted as a research abstract.

Primary authors can be selected for ONE of the following:
                • paper presentation
                • 20×20 presentation
                • poster discussion
                • poster presentation
                • postcard presentation
All primary authors MUST be MNRS members to present at the MNRS Research Conference.

The deadline is October 22, 2021 at 5:00 PM Eastern.


Guaranteed & Competitive Symposia
Pre-Conference Workshops
Special Sessions
June 2021 CLOSED Submission Instructions
Competitive Abstracts
(Research & Evidence-Based)
 August 10, 2021 Friday, October 22, 2021* Research Submission Guidelines
Evidence-Based Submission Guidelines
MNRS Board and Officer Nominations August 2021 Thursday, September 30, 2021* Nomination Submission Guide
MNRS Awards August 11, 2021 Wednesday, October 6, 2021* Award Submission Guide
MNRS Grants September 2021 Friday, November 19, 2021*
MNRS Student Poster August 30, 2021 Wednesday, November 10, 2021* Student Poster Guidelines
MNRS RIIG Awards October 7, 2021 Friday, December 3, 2021*

*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.