Central Bank Economics and Finance Award


Registration is finished
Winners list release - August 2016

General information
Objective To stimulate the research in the fields of Economic Science and on themes related to the institutional mission of the Banco Central do Brasil: to ensure the stability of the currency's purchaising power and a solid and efficient financial system.
Theme Monetary policy, with current scenario focus and Brazilian case applicability.
Registration Registration is finished.
Winners list release August 2016, at the Brazilian Federal Official Gazette (Diário Oficial da União).
Audience Authors from any country with graduate or postgraduate degrees in academic formation. Final-year college students monographs also acceptable.
Contact premio.bcb@bcb.gov.br.

The award ceremony will occur during the “XI Seminar on Risk, Financial Stability and Banking of the Banco Central do Brasil ”.

For awards cerimony participation, hotel and flight tickets will be provided for the awarded author or the awarded group representative, only inside Brazilian territory, except for the city of São Paulo/SP.

1stplace R$ 20,000.00
2nd place R$ 10,000.00
3rd place R$ 5,000.00
The top three participants will also receive a certificate and their monographs will be published electronically



11/4/2015 – Call for applications release
3/15 a 4/15/2016 – Online only registration
8/1st/2016 – Winners list release
Aug/2016 – Probable award cerimony date