Call for Papers (PJPA 2020 )

The Philippine Journal of Public Administration (PJPA) is calling for submissions of original research or reflections for its 2020 issues. The call is open to scholars, including research students, who have recently completed or are completing their research on topics related to Public Administration and Governance.

Research Topics
• Organization Studies
• Fiscal Administration
• Public Policy and Program Administration
• Local Government and Regional Administration
• Public Enterprise and Management
• Spatial Information Management 
• Voluntary Sector Management

General Guidelines
• Unpublished and must not be under consideration in a journal or other scholarly publication
• Completed paper
• Written in English
• MS Word format, double-spaced
• Have an abstract between 150-200 words in length
• Have a brief bio-sketch with contact information (e.g., e-mail address) for correspondence with the PJPA Editorial Team
• Uses APA (6th ed.) format and citation style

Word Length
• Articles: 5,000 – 10,000 words
• Book reviews and reflection pieces: 2,000 – 5,000 words

Deadline: 31 October 2019

The Philippine Journal for Public Administration (PJPA) is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes research, reflections, and other scholarly work on public administration and governance within and outside the Philippines. The journal is published twice a year. It accepts submissions all year round.

For questions and concerns, please e-mail the Editorial Team at or call us at (632) 926-1443.