Westat established the Edward C. Bryant Scholarship Trust Fund in 1995 to honor its cofounder and chair emeritus and to help support a student’s graduate education. Under Bryant’s leadership, Westat—an employee-owned statistical firm established in 1961—has grown into one of the world’s leading statistical research corporations serving federal, state, and local governments, as well as businesses and foundations.
One scholarship recipient is selected annually. Honorees receive a certificate and cash prize of $2,500.
Selection of the scholarship recipient is made by the ASA Bryant Scholarship Award Committee based on the following criteria:
Applications are due by March 1 and require the following:
Please contact the committee chair.
2021: Sepideh Mosaferi
2021: Xiaofei Zhang
2020: Ali Rafei
2020: Lingxiao Wang
2019: No winner chosen.
2018: Ying Han
2017: Hejian Sang
2016: Judith N. Law
2014: Shu Yang