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.
Sponsors of the the APPE Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl, a tiered competition. During the months of November and December each year, twelve APPE IEB regional competitions take place at various locations throughout the United States. The top scoring thirty-six teams in those regional ethics bowls qualify to compete in the APPE IEB National Competition at the the upcoming APPE Annual International Conference held in the early Spring each year.