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2021 Annual Conference of the Mississippi Entomological Association and Mississippi Association of Plant Pathologists and Nematologists (November 8-9, 2021)

Dear MEA/MAPPAN Members,

The MEA/MAPPAN meeting will be held November 8-9, 2021. As always, we will have an industry sponsored steak supper Monday night (November 8). Student presentations will be on Monday, and other presentations will be given on Tuesday. The awards banquet will be held at noon on Tuesday. We encourage everyone to do their best to attend and participate in this year's meeting.

Paper and Poster Submissions are now open. Please fill out the appropriate form below and submit to the MEA/MAPPAN Secretary, Whitney Crow, either by email, fax, or mail. Remember that you are allowed to enter both the paper and poster competition but presentations must be on different topics.

MEA Secretary (Whitney Crow)
P.O. Box 9555
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Fax: 662-325-8742
Email: MEA/MAPPAN Secretary

Call for Papers [PDF] [docx]
Call for Posters [PDF] [docx]

MEA Award Nominations [PDF] [docx]

REGISTRATION - You have two ways to preregister for this year's conference (you can also register on site at the meeting):

(1) Fill out the preregistration form (below) and mail to the MEA treasurer at this address below and enclose a check for the appropriate amount made out to MEA.

Registration form [PDF] [docx]

Fred Musser 
Mississippi State University
Box 9775 
Mississippi State, MS

(2) Use the PayPal "Add to Cart" button below, click the appropriate payment from the drop-down box, which will direct you to a secure PayPal site where you can pay using either a PayPal account or a credit/debit card. Please note, if paying for multiple people with one credit card, adjust the quantity, then click the "Check Out" tab or if you wish to also sponsor this meeting or donate to the scholarship fund, click the "Continue Shopping" tab, which will take you back to Conference Information page. When filling out the payment section for multiple registrants, enter the names of registrants in "Names of Registrants" tab below the shipping information section; for a single individual, please type in the name and information for the registrant under the shipping address section.

Online Conference Registration Fee


For industries supporting this meeting, please choose the appropriate tab from the drop-down PayPal "Add to Cart" menu below, which will direct you to a secure PayPal page where you can complete your transaction.

Industry Sponsorship


For individuals wishing to donate to the Youth Entomology Fund, the MEA Scholarship Fund, or the Frank Killebrew Scholarship Fund, please select the amount you would like to donate from the PayPal "Add to Cart" menu below, which will direct you to a secure PayPal page where you can complete your transaction. If you would like to donate more money than is listed, you can adjust the quantity once you are in the PayPal site.