ASA Mentoring Award

Most Recent Winners

Wayne Fuller

Wayne Fuller

Iowa State University

Linda Young

Linda Young

USDA NASS

About the Award

The ASA Mentoring Award is given each year to a member who has demonstrated extraordinary leadership in developing the careers of statistics students, statisticians, or statistical researchers early in their careers. The award honors those people recognized by their colleagues for their sustained efforts over a long period supporting the work and developing the careers of statisticians.

Selection Criteria

Outstanding mentorship over a long period. Nominees must be ASA members.

Award Recipient Responsibilities

The award recipient is responsible for providing a current photograph and general personal information the year the award is presented. The American Statistical Association uses this information to publicize the award and prepare the check and certificate.

Nominations

Nominations are due by March 1 and require the following:

  • Nominating letter - not to exceed two pages
  • Additional supporting letters are welcome - not to exceed two pages each
  • Candidate’s headshot

Questions

Please contact the committee chair.

Previous Winners
2020: Barry Graubard
2019:
Steven J. Schwager
2018: Michael H. Kutner
2017: J. Stuart Hunter
2016: Fritz J. Scheuren and Douglas A. Zahn