Welcome to the European Population Conference 2024!

EPC 2024 is organized by the European Association for Population Studies EAPS in collaboration with the University of St Andrews (United Kingdom).

EPC 2024 will convene in Edinburgh, Scotland, from 12-15 June 2024.

EPC 2024 is a general population conference with a special focus on the topic of Sustainable Populations; submissions on this topic are especially welcome.


EPC 2024 Student Travel Grants. Criteria and Application

The Council of EAPS sponsors a limited number of Student Travel Grants to help cover the costs of participation in EPC 2024. The grant is Euro 500 and includes waiving of the EPC 2024 registration fee. For students who are not yet a member of EAPS, a complimentary membership will be part of the grant.

The grants are meant for students who are living/ working in a low or middle income country, and who have an accepted presentation (paper or poster) on the EPC 2024 program.

Applications should include:

World Bank data will be used to determine if your country qualifies as low or middle income (https://datahelpdesk.worldbank.org/knowledgebase/articles/906519-world-bank-country-and-lending-groups).Low Income Countries (combining the low and lower middle WB categories) and Middle Income Countries (the upper middle WB category). Applications should be sent to EPC2024@nidi.nl by 15 February 2024 and will be evaluated by the EAPS Council.


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Invitation Letter

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Review Process Now Complete

We are now preparing the preliminary program.


EAPS Council and International Organizing Committee

Hill Kulu (EAPS President, University of St Andrews)
Emilio Zagheni (Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research)
Anna Matysiak (Warsaw University)
Giancarlo Camarda (INED)
Raya Muttarak (University of Bologna)
Nico van Nimwegen (EAPS, Conference secretariat)

National and Local Organizing Committee St Andrews

Hill Kulu
Elspeth Graham
Julia Mikolai
Susan Watson
Melinda Mills
Jane Falkingham
Parth Pandya


Important Dates

1 September, 2023 Call for Papers

1 November, 2023 Deadline for Submissions

31 December, 2023 Deadline for Convener Reviews

1 February, 2024 Acceptance Notifications

1 April, 2024 Deadline for Authors Registration

15 May, 2024 Deadline for updating Extended Abstracts

12 - 15 June, 2024 Conference