Cavell Brownie Scholars JSM Mentoring Program

The goal of the program is to increase the representation of students and post-docs from under-represented groups pursuing academic careers and entering the progessoriate. The program pairs graduate students and post doctoral scholars with faculty mentors at the Joint Statistical Meetings. Nominations are encouraged for doctoral students and post-doctoral scholars who are working toward a faculty career and who have the potential to contribute to diversity among faculty in the field of statistics.

ENGIS Young Statistician Award

The European Network for Business and Industrial Statistics (ENGIS) recognizes, through this award, the work of young people in introducing innovative methods, promoting the use of Statistics and/or successfully using Statistics in daily practice.


Gertrude Cox Award

First awarded in 2001, The Gertrude Cox Award seeks nominations of North Carolina State University faculty members who have made creative contributions to teaching, learning, and technology at NC State during the previous academic year. The award is named for "The First Lady of Statistics" who established the Department of Statistics at NC State.


IAOS Young Statistician Award

The International Association of Official Statistics (IAOS) sponsors this award.


IASS Cochran-Hansen Prize

The International Association of Survey Statisticians awards this prize every two years to the best paper on survey research methods submitted by a young statistician from a developing or transitional country.


Janet L. Norwood Award

The Section on Statistical Genetics and the Department of Biostatistics in the School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, through this award, recognizes outstanding achievement by a woman in the statistical sciences.


New Scholars Grant Program

A new grant program, the New Scholars program, is being administered by The Elsevier Foundation with the goal of encouraging "the participation of women in academic science and technology through programs that address the challenges associated with managing career and family responsibilities." This grant should be of particular interest to women faculty and researchers. A variety of grants are available through this program. For more information


The Rollo Davidson Trust Prize

The Trust awards an annual Prize for young probabilists.


Student and Travel Awards - Joint Program in Survey Methodology



Last Modified: 08/10/2011