Excellence Awards

Every year, we celebrate statistical excellence in a range of areas, from journalism and official statistics to healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry.

The RSS is committed to ensuring an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who care about good data and statistics and we welcome nominations which reflect the full diversity of society.

Awards we currently offer are:

Award for early career writing

We are now accepting entries for the 2021 awards – find out more.

Campion Award for Official Statistics

Rewarding good practice in UK official statistics.

Statistical excellence in journalism

Recognising excellence in journalists' use of statistics and data.

Statistical excellence in the pharmaceutical industry

Recognising outstanding contributions to statistical practices in the pharmaceutical industry. We are now accepting entries for 2021.

The Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Healthcare Data Analytics

Recognising excellence in UK healthcare data analytics.

Award for Statistical Excellence in Trustworthiness, Quality & Value

Recognising excellence in the voluntary application of the Code of Practice for Statistics. We are now accepting entries for 2021.