Association for Behavior Analysis International

The Association for Behavior Analysis International® (ABAI) is a nonprofit membership organization with the mission to contribute to the well-being of society by developing, enhancing, and supporting the growth and vitality of the science of behavior analysis through research, education, and practice.

48th Annual Convention

Call for Submissions


A PDF version of the guidelines may be found here.


COVID-19 Considerations

At this time, we are planning for a fully on-site event while adhering to every possible precaution to ensure a safe and productive event. When making a submission, please plan to have all presenters attend on site, in person, during the convention.


Registration Raffle

Complete your submission by 11:59 PM EDT on September 30, 2021, to be entered in a raffle for 50% off convention registration. All chairs, discussants, panelists, and presenting authors on a submission are eligible for the raffle. While multiple submissions may be made (up to the role limits) each individual will only be entered in the raffle once.


Submission Instructions


Please review the guidelines thorougly before making your submisison.


Via the ABAI Portal

ABAI prefers and requests that all submissions be made through the ABAI portal.


If you do not have a portal account, please select “sign up for a free portal account” when asked to sign in to proceed with completing your submission.


After logging into the ABAI portal:

  • select “Tools,”
  • select “Call for Papers Entry,”
  • select “48th Annual Convention; Boston, MA; 2022,”
  • select “Make a Submission” and follow the instructions based on submission type.


Start Submission



Email, Postal Mail, or Facsimile

A typed submission can be emailed, mailed, or faxed to ABAI. Please note, all submissions must follow the correct submission type outline and must be received by the ABAI office no later than October 27, 2021.


Association for Behavior Analysis International
ATTN: 2022 Submissions
550 West Centre Avenue, Ste. 1
Portage, Michigan 49024

Fax: (269) 492-9316

Modifed by Eddie Soh