The Prize Committee of ISBA is pleased to call for submissions for the 2024 Mitchell Prize. The deadline for submission is May 31, 2024.

Please prepare nominations as a single pdf file following the convention LASTNAME_FIRSTNAME.pdf so the file name corresponds to the nominee and then email them to, provided the file is less than 25MB. For files larger than 25MB, contact the ISBA Prize Committee at to make appropriate alternative arrangements.

The Mitchell Prize is given in recognition of an outstanding paper that describes how Bayesian analysis has solved an important applied problem. The prize includes a check for $1000 and a plaque; the winner(s) will be announced at the Joint Statistical Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, USA in August 2025. For details on the Mitchell Prize, including names of past winners, eligibility details, and submission information, please visit

Nominations for the Mitchell Prize may be made by any ISBA or SBSS member. To join ISBA please go to