Submitting to PBJ

Instructions to Submit:

  1. Format your submission so that it fulfills the submission criteria listed below.
  2. Fill out the PBJ Author Agreement, found here: PBJ Author Agreement.
  3. Send the signed PBJ Author Agreement and your submission in .doc or .docx format to The subject of the email should be (Last Name, Submission Title). In the body of the email, please include:
    1. Name:
    2. Email:
    3. Phone Number:
    4. Institution:
    5. Major(s) (Year of Graduation):
    6. Submission Title:
    7. Abstract of Submission:

The deadline to enter your submission for review for the Fall 2019 Issue is Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 11:59PM EST.

Author and Submission Requirements:

  1. Authorship Qualifications
    1. The author must be a current undergraduate or graduated less than one year from potential publication date
    2. He or she must attend an accredited institution
  2. Submission Criteria
    1. Submissions must be at least 2,000 words in length (excluding the abstract, headers, footnotes, and references)
    2. Submissions must include a minimum of 10 peer-reviewed references
      1. Exceptions for philosophy-oriented papers
      2. Citations must be author-date Chicago-style
    3. Manuscripts must be submitted in .doc or .docx format, double-spaced, and in 12 point Times New Roman font

For PBJ’s full reference style guide, please see here: PBJ Reference Style