The Founders of Statistics Prize for Contemporary Research Contributions is given in honor of the Founders of Statistics. It recognizes a research contribution that has had profound influence on statistical theory, methodology, practice, or applications.
2023 Founders of Statistics PrizeThe contribution must be a research article or book published within the last three decades. The prize is given at the ISI World Statistics Congress (WSC) from 15 - 20 July 2023.
The prize comprises:
- A monetary award of 5,000 euros, and the winner presents the Founders of Statistics Session at the WSC. If the contribution has multiple authors, the cash prize will be divided equally,
- An economy class return ticket to the ISI World Statistics Congress (WSC). Travel support will only be provided for one of the authors to attend the WSC and present the lecture.
- Per diem to cover accommodation, meal and incidental expenses.
- Complementary registration fee is part of the prize.
Nominations for the Founders of Statistics Prize can be submitted online.