Statistical honours and awards
RSS president David Spiegelhalter presenting the 2017 Guy Medal in bronze to Yingying Fan
Honours recipients for 2018
In 2018, the following honours will be presented at our awards ceremony in Cardiff this September:
Guy Medal in Silver: Peter Bühlmann
Guy Medal in Bronze: Peng Ding
Bradford Hill Medal: Nicky Best
Greenfield Industrial Medal: Idris Eckley
West Medal: Jill Leyland
Barnett Award: Peter Diggle
Research Prize: Emanuele Giorgi
Howard Medal: Colin Aitken
Here are further details on the 2018 awards.
Making a nomination
Fellows, members of Council, standing committees, section and local group committees may make nominations. Our Honours Committee, chaired by our President, David Spiegelhalter, will consider the nominations. The committee encourages a broad range of nominations to ensure the awards are made to people who best meet the criteria.
Details of the 2017 honours can be found at the announcement made on our StatsLife website.
Here is a list of previous recipients of the Society's honours (PDF) since 1892.
Here is a summary of all honours awarded by the Society (PDF). There are also guidance notes for RSS honours and awards (PDF) which contains information on the criteria for the award and the procedure for nominations.
Download a nomination form for society honours and awards (DOC).
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you need more information about the honours and the nomination process.