The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) is a comprehensive, international organization advancing scholarship, education, and practice in practical and professional ethics.


Through its individual and institutional members, APPE supports and trains the next generation of faculty and professionals, works to improve ethical conduct in the workplace, and to advance public dialogue in ethics and values.



Support APPE

The Association is now able to offer an online donation process.

Gifts to the Assocation for Practical and Professional Ethics help to fund APPE initiatives in the field of ethics and ethics education. 


Some APPE programs funded by donations are: Awards for the Special Paper Competitions at the Annual Meeting; support and growth of the three Ethics Bowl programs: International Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl, Two Year College Ethics Bowl, and High School Ethics Bowl; and sponsorships for programming at the Annual Meeting.   


You may give to the Association through the Give Now link below (credit card donations only) or by mailing your credit card information or check to the APPE Offices: 618 E. Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405. 



For more information or assistance, contact the APPE Office at (812) 855-6450 or


Thank you for your support of the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. 


Welcome to the APPE Website! 

This website has updated functionality, including:

  • an Online Payment Portal for credit card payments
  • a Members Only section, to house information available for current APPE Members
  • an Enhanced Search function, for better search results

and much more!


Membership Renewal

 Those wishing to renew their Membership using a credit card: Click here for our Online Payment Portal.

For other information or payment options, please see: Member Benefits



Upcoming Events

Summer 2014: The APPE Ethics Bowl Workshop Inagural Event!


Saturday and Sunday, July 12 - 13, 2014 at the St Petersburg College, Clearwater campus in St. Petersburg, Florida.  Additional information can be found on the workshop page: Ethics Bowl Summer Workshop

Sign up soon to reserve your seat!


Support APPE

 Gifts to the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics help fund APPE initiatives in the field of ethics and ethics education.  Please, click the Give Now button below to donate by credit card. 


For more gifting options or additional information, please see our Support APPE page and/or contact the APPE Office at: (812) 855-6450 or


Members in the News

Please, see our new Members in the News page for updated information on current members.