Nominations are invited for the Carver Medal, created by the IMS in honor of Harry C. Carver, for exceptional service specifically to the IMS. All nominations must be received by February 1, 2020. Please visit https://www.imstat.org/ims-awards/harry-c-carver-medal/.
A candidate for IMS Fellowship shall have demonstrated distinction in research in statistics or probability, by publication of independent work of merit. This qualification may be partly or wholly waived in the case of either a candidate of well-established leadership whose contributions to the field of statistics or probability other than original research shall be judged of equal value; or a candidate of well-established leadership in the application of statistics or probability, whose work has contributed greatly to the utility of and the appreciation of these areas. Candidates for fellowship should be members of IMS when nominated—email Elyse Gustafson email@example.com to check this before you start). [See Philip Protter’s article in the Oct/Nov 2018 issue for some words of advice]. The nomination deadline is January 31, 2020. For nomination requirements, see https://www.imstat.org/honored-ims-fellows/nominations-for-ims-fellow/.