ASA Bayesian Statistical Science Paper Contest

Ages:Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional

Type:Submission

Categories:Mathematics, STEM

Scope:National

Contact


vberroca@uci.edu

The Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS) is pleased to announce a student paper competition for research on Bayesian methodology, which may be broadly construed and includes applied, computational, or theoretical work. This paper competition is for completed research. A manuscript suitable for journal submission is required to enter the competition. Winners of the competition will receive partial support to attend the 2021 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in Seattle, Washington.

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Competitors will submit a paper for research on Bayesian methodology.

Papers will be reviewed by a committee determined by the officers of the SBSS. Criteria for selection will include, but are not limited to, novelty in theory/methods/applications, significance and potential impact of the research, and clarity of writing and presentation. Decisions of the committee are final.

Website: http://community.amstat.org/sbss/awards

Managing Organization: American Statistical Association

Contact:

vberroca@uci.edu

Eligibility:
To be eligible for this award, the candidate must have been a full-time student (undergraduate, master's, or Ph.D.) on or after September 1, 2020. The candidate must be first author on the paper, and the advisor must write a letter stating that the candidate had primary responsibility for the research and write-up. The candidate must be a member of SBSS or ISBA (International Society for Bayesian Analysis). Students who have previously received travel support from SBSS are not eligible to participate.

Overview

The Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS) is pleased to announce a student paper competition for research on Bayesian methodology, which may be broadly construed and includes applied, computational, or theoretical work. This paper competition is for completed research. A manuscript suitable for journal submission is required to enter the competition. Winners of the competition will receive partial support to attend the 2021 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in Seattle, Washington.

Process

Competitors will submit a paper for research on Bayesian methodology.

Criteria

Papers will be reviewed by a committee determined by the officers of the SBSS. Criteria for selection will include, but are not limited to, novelty in theory/methods/applications, significance and potential impact of the research, and clarity of writing and presentation. Decisions of the committee are final.

Participate

Website: http://community.amstat.org/sbss/awards

Managing Organization: American Statistical Association

Contact:

vberroca@uci.edu

Eligibility:
To be eligible for this award, the candidate must have been a full-time student (undergraduate, master's, or Ph.D.) on or after September 1, 2020. The candidate must be first author on the paper, and the advisor must write a letter stating that the candidate had primary responsibility for the research and write-up. The candidate must be a member of SBSS or ISBA (International Society for Bayesian Analysis). Students who have previously received travel support from SBSS are not eligible to participate.