Submission Opens December 1 for Chambers Statistical Award

Submissions will be accepted December 1–15 for the John M. Chambers Statistical Software Award, co-sponsored by the ASA Statistical Computing and Statistical Graphics sections.

This annual prize for statistical software written by, or in collaboration with, an undergraduate or graduate student carries a cash award of $2,000. Both individuals and teams are eligible to participate, but the individual or at least one individual in the team must have begun the development while a student and either currently be a student or have completed all requirements for her/his last degree within the calendar year.

The award will be given to the winning individual or split between up to three winning team members.

Email questions about the award to Philip Waggoner.