2016 Jerome Sacks Award: Call for Nominations

Jerome Sacks Award plaque

Nominations are being sought for the 2016 Jerome Sacks Award for Outstanding Cross-Disciplinary Research. The prize recognizes sustained, high-quality, cross-disciplinary research involving the statistical sciences.

An award of $1,000 will be presented during the NISS/SAMSI reception at JSM in Chicago, IL.

For more information and to see the list of previous winners, please see:


To nominate an individual, submit as one PDF document the following information.

  1. Nomination letter (maximum two pages)
  2. Supporting letters from two individuals (other than nominator)
  3. The nominee's CV

Questions about the award or the nomination process can be sent to kkantner@niss.org

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 by Katherine Kantner