The International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) invites research paper proposals from academics, researchers, and research staff of international organisations on deposit insurance and related topics such as bank resolution, financial stability and financial crisis management. The IADI will fund selected paper proposals, which will ultimately be published on the IADI website. Proposals can range from abstracts to draft papers. Finished papers will not be considered for funding. 

Paper proposals should be no more than 2,000 words (excluding diagrams, tables, footnotes and bibliography) and will be selected for funding based on the review by the Research Paper Nomination Committee (RPNC) of the IADI.

Please submit your proposal to the IADI Secretariat via email at /

The timeline for paper proposals is as follows:

  • Submission period begins: 14 December 2020
  • Submission deadline: 12 February 2020
  • Notification date: 26 March 2021
  • Final paper due: no later than: 30 August 2021

For the detailed information, please refer to the IADI website (