ICPM Research Award: Call for Papers

Description

The International Centre for Pension Management (ICPM), a global research-based network of pension
organizations, is accepting submissions for its annual Research Award.

Up to CAD $50,000 will be awarded to exceptional papers with potential to make a strong contribution
to the topics of interest of the ICPM Research Partners. To be considered, research should be
completed or close to completion but not published. The Research Award will seek to reward
innovation, practical applicability, and research excellence. Award winners will be invited to present
their research at a webinar or at an ICPM Discussion Forum, and their papers will receive wide
distribution among the ICPM Research Partners.

The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2022. For full details and the application form, visit: https://icpm.in1touch.org/site/research/call-for-research

Additional Information

Research topics
The ICPM encourages submissions on topics with practical relevance for pension organizations. Papers
and case studies with implications for fund management, engagement of plan participants, pension
design, governance, risk, ESG issues, and investment-related topics are strongly encouraged. The
following two pages provide description of the topics and list selected prior award recipients.

Award payments
Payments are made directly to the submitting author and the distribution of the prize monies amongst
the researcher(s) is at the discretion of the submitting author, unless otherwise requested in writing
as part of the submission process.

Submission process
Send an email to icpm@icpmnetwork.com with the subject line: “ICPM Research Award: Last Name of
the Submitting Author”. Attach to the email:
1. Paper,
2. Completed application form (see page 4), and
3. Up-to-date CVs of the authors.

Application deadline and timeline
The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2022. The ICPM Research Committee, composed of both
practitioners and academics, will evaluate all submissions, recognizing novel insights, practical
applicability and research excellence. Decisions will be shared directly with the submitting author in
late May 2022.

For full details and the application form, visit: https://icpm.in1touch.org/site/research/call-for-research