The ISI and its Associations have prizes and awards that they present every two years at the Awards Ceremony of the World Statistics Congresses. The criteria, rules and announcements for nominations are available during the year before each WSC. Selection of recipients takes place months prior to the WSC.
For detailed information on each award, please follow the links provided below.
The ISI awards are being coordinated by the ISI Award Coordinator, Vice-President Kerrie Mengersen.
This award is sponsored by the Government of India. It is awarded to a statistician from a developing country in recognition of lifetime achievements in Statistics and the promotion of best statistical practices in a developing country or countries.
This prize recognises a contemporary research contribution, published within the last three decades, that has had profound influence on statistical theory, methodology, practice, or applications. The prize is sponsored by Elsevier B.V.
This award is for best papers by young statisticians addressing statistical problems of real relevance in building statistical capacity in countries with limited statistical infrastructure.
This prize is given every other year by the International Prize in Statistics Foundation, which is comprised of representatives from the American Statistical Association, International Biometric Society, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, International Statistical Institute and Royal Statistical Society.
The competition was launched in 2018 with the aim to promote research, encourage spatial thinking and Inspire curiosity about statistical spatial analysis, geographic patterns, and geocomputing.The competition is sponsored by Esri and ISI. Prizes are awarded to first, second and third-place participants. The awards ceremony takes place during the ISI World Statistics Congress.
These are awarded for outstanding service to the ISI and the statistical community. Winners are selected by the EC.
ISI Associations also have awards and competitions. Some take place every year and may be presented at an Association conference. All Associations have the opportunity to present their awards at the Awards Ceremony during the biennial WSC week.
BS — Bernoulli Society
IAOS — International Association of Official Statistics
IASC — International Association for Statistical Computing
- Data Analysis Competition
- Homage Award (no link available)
IASE — International Association for Statistical Education
IASS — International Association for Survey Statisticians
ISBIS — International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics
- Young Statistician Award for the Best Paper (no link available)
- Best y-BIS Poster Awards (no link available)
TIES — International Environmetrics Society
Archive of awards and ceremonies
Of the ISI and its Associations.
- Brochure 2020–2021 + Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2021
- Brochure 2018–2019 + Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2019
- Brochure 2016–2017 +
Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2017
- Brochure 2014–2015 +
Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2015
- Brochure 2012–2013 +
Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2013
- Brochure 2010–2011 +
Ceremony presentation at the ISI WSC 2011