Wilks Memorial Award

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Wilks Memorial Award
Awarded for Outstanding contributions to statistics
Country USA
Presented by American Statistical Association
First awarded 1964
Website https://www.amstat.org/ASA/Your-Career/Awards/Samuel-S-Wilks-Memorial-Award.aspx

The Wilks Memorial Award is awarded by the American Statistical Association to recognize outstanding contributions to statistics. It was established in 1964 and is awarded yearly. It is named in memory of the statistician Samuel S. Wilks. The award consists of a medal, a citation and a cash honorarium of US$1500 (as of 2008).

Winners of the Wilks Memorial Award[edit]