Honors and Awards

IISA Lifetime Achievement Award

The award recognizes outstanding contributions to statistics (research, mentoring and service)  by an IISA member. 

IISA Service Award

This award is for exceptional service specifically to the IISA community and is open to any member of the IISA.  Not more than two awards shall be made each year. The awards will be awarded at a ceremony during the next IISA meeting.

Young Statistical Scientist Awards (Formerly Young Researcher Awards)

IISA awards three Young Statistical Scientist Awards (YSSA) to recognize outstanding contribution made by a member in each of the areas of Theory and Methods, Applications, and Statistical Practice. From 2018, IISA has added an additional YSSA track in statistical practices to specifically recognize the contributions made by a junior statistician practicing in an industry or a governmental organization.The awards will be awarded at a ceremony during the next IISA Conference. 

To nominate someone or for more details for any of the awards please contact awards@intindstat.org

Student Paper Competition

Two student paper awards are given, one in the Theory & Methods category and the other in the Applications category.