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FIR-PRI AWARDS 2023: Discover the winners

18th edition of European FIR-PRI Awards: discover the winners in the Awardees page


2022 FIR-PRI Awards ceremony took place on October 4 in Paris, the video of the ceremony with awardees’ pitches is available below

Ha Tuyet Nguyen –Best Master Thesis Mathieu Joubrel – Best Master Thesis Vincent Bouchet – Best PhD Thesis Paul Smeets – Best Published Article Nikolaus Hastreiter – PhD Research Grant


FIR-PRI Awards « Finance & Sustainability » European Academic Research, 18th edition in 2023

In 2005 FIR Award was launched to foster academic research on subjects in Finance and Sustainability. By building bridges between the academic and finance communities and their stakeholders, the FIR Award promotes practically relevant academic research and encourages broader disciplinary development of responsible investment scholarship. The long-term goal of the FIR award is to build a network of researchers in this field.

In 2011, the FIR Award created a partnership with the PRI to advance a joint programme to meet these goals. Aspects of this partnership are the development of an international resource database and coordination between the annual PRI Academic Conference and FIR Award Presentation.

The FIR-PRI award is open to researchers and students with European passports and/or to those who are affiliated with European research institutions and/or whose focus of research is Europe. Eligible candidates are invited to submit Master Thesis, PhD Thesis, published articles, pedagogical innovations or grant proposals.

Submissions may be accepted in French or English Four awards Best Master’s Thesis, Best PhD Thesis, Best published Academic Article, Best Pedagogical Initiative valued at €5,000.00 each and one research grant (Only PhD) valued at €10,000.00 will be rewarded.