PAA is a non-profit, scientific, professional organization that promotes research on population issues.



Announcements Posting Guidelines

In order for PAA to include an announcement or funding opportunity on the website, please forward to a direct link to the announcement website.  There is no charge for the listing.  Listings must have an opening and closing date, and will be removed after two months if PAA has not been notified the listing is closed.  If the location of the link changes, please let us know


Funding Opportunities

Economic and Social Research Council
ESRC-DFID Raising Learning Outcomes in Education Systems Research Programme – 2016 call 
Application deadline is 7/26/16

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Archiving and Documenting Child Health and Human Development Data Sets (R03) PAR-16-149
Application due dates: standard dates apply


Call for Papers

World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR) in collaboration with the Research and Expertise Center in Survey Methodology (RECSM) and the Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Regional Conference on Political Trust in Contemporary Representative Democracies – new!
Submission deadline is July 1, 2016

Institute for Demographic & Socioeconomic Research – new!
Applied Demography Conference
Submission deadline is August 31, 2016

Research in the Sociology of Health Carenew!
Health and Health Care Concerns Among Women and Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Submission deadline is  February 1, 2017

Cumberland Lodge Colloquium
Population and Ethics: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Birth and Death
Submission deadline is July 3, 2017



Call for Applications

Université de Montréal
Doctoral Scholarship in Historical Demographynew!

Summer School in Survey Methodology
Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

American Psychological Association
Prize for Interdisciplinary Team Research
Application deadline is July 11, 2016

The Summer School on Longitudinal and Life Course Research
Bocconi University, Milan Italy

An Update on the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program
National Institutes of Health


Other Announcements

Demographic Destinies PAA Oral History Project

The New Immigrant Survey project announces initial public-use
release of data from Round 1 of the NIS 2003 immigrant cohort

The Robert Wood Johnson
Health & Society Scholars Program

Training Opportunities Available from the U.S. Census

Applied Demography
– Call for Submissions
Short articles, book reviews, blurbs of upcoming (or recently released) publications, job announcements are welcome. We also request contact information (in case we need to reach you to clarify something). Send all submissions to Editor, Diana Catherine Lavery, RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407-2138, phone: 310.393.0411,