Calls for Research

INSPIRE issues calls to commission and amplify gold-standard and decision-useful research, supporting the NGFS’s four Workstreams and two Task Forces in their delivery of the 2022 – 2024 work program.

General FAQ

Who can submit proposals?
We accept proposals from all institutions conducting research, including academic-scholarship, nonprofit organisations, non-government organisations, and international financial and monetary institutions. We recommend research that is conducted in partnership with financial institutions and can work in cooperation between multiple organisations. We welcome research oriented around emerging economies and/or the global south. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Do you accept proposals from commercial entities?
We don’t preclude commercial entities from participating. However, the full availability of the findings is key.
What is the size of your commissions?
Our commissions normally range from 10,000 - 50,000 US$.
Who can I contact if my question is not addressed here?
If you have further questions, please send these to