Deadline for Mitchell and Savage Prize Submissions

Date: 
Wed May 31, 2017
Location: 
online

The deadline for submitting the Mitchell Prize and Savage Awards is May 31. 
The Mitchell Prize is given in recognition of an outstanding paper that describes how a 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 2016 ISBA World Meeting in Sardinia. For details on the Mitchell Prize, including names of past winners, eligibility details, and the on-line application procedure, please visit http://www.bayesian.org/awards/MitchellPrize.html  
 
The Savage Award, named in honor of Leonard J. "Jimmie" Savage, is bestowed each year to two outstanding doctoral dissertations in Bayesian econometrics and statistics, one each in Theory & Methods and Applied Methodology. Up to two awards of $750 will be awarded.  Finalists will be notified in mid December and invited to present their dissertation research at a special contributed session at the 2016 ISBA World Meeting in Sardinia.  The winners will be announced at the same meeting.  For details on the Savage Award, including names of past winners, eligibility details, and the on-line application procedure, please visit http://www.bayesian.org/awards/Savage.html  
 
Nominations for the Mitchell and Savage Award may be made by any ISBA or SBSS member.   To join ISBA please go to https://bayesian.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=22
For questions regarding any of the Prizes or Awards may be sent to the ISBA Prize Committee at awards@bayesian.org

Contact Name: 
Prize Committee Chair
Contact Email: 

awards@bayesian.org