Statistics and Actuarial Science Endowment Awards
I Award to Recognize the Statistical Society of Cananda
This award is offered to an undergraduate student who is a declared major/honors in Statistics and/or Actuarial Science and who is promoting Statistics and Probability. The criteria for selection for the award are academic merit and a commitment to the mission of the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC).
The SSC is a national organization representing statisticians from across Canada. Its mission is to encourage the development and use of statistics and probability.
To achieve this, the Statistical Society of Canada:
- helps to develop a public awareness of the value of statistical thinking and the importance of statistics and statisticians in Canadian society;
- works to ensure that decisions affecting Canadian society are based on appropriate data and valid statistical interpretation;
- promotes the highest possible standards for statistical education and practice in Canada;
- promotes the development of statistical methodology;
- promotes a sense of community among all statisticians in Canada;
- provides a forum for the exchange of ideas between theoreticians and practitioners of statistics.
This award was generously endowed by the Statistical Society of Canada using proceeds of the net revenue from the SSC Annual Meeting held at Simon Fraser University in 2001.
|2010-2011||Yifan (Mike) Xu|
|2004-2005||(Kyle) Kuan-Chiun Wu|
II Academic Merit Award
This award is offered to students who are registered honors or major students in Actuarial Science or Statistics. The primary criterion for selection is academic merit.
|2016-2017||Ebrahim Adeeb, Sihan Cheng, Richard Groenewald, Nikola Surjanovic, Philippa Swartz, Zhen (Jenny) Wu|
|2015-2016||Brian Ching, Albert Kho, Yu (Wayne) Wang|
|2014-2015||Yifan Hao, Chuyuan Lin|
|2013-2014||Hao Chu, Hongshi (Jenny) Li, Mengyi Li, Yufeng Qi, Lu Yi|
|2012-2013||Bo Chen, Braden Rustand, Jing Wang|
|2011-2012||(Jerry) Xuheng Chen, Yuefeng Ji, Braden Rustand, Yueren Wang, Shuai Yang|
|2010-2011||Mandeep Bariah, Jeffrey Ting, Xiaoting (Sunny) Wang
|2009-2010||(Raymond) Yejun Song, Roger Yang|
|2007-2008||Phillip Jang, Yinlai Meng, Roger Yang|
|2006-2007||(Robbin) De Hu, Victoria Laan, Shuo Lu|
|2005-2006||Raymond Chiang, Yi Zhang,|
|2004-2005||Feng Li, Yew-wei Lim, Xiao Lu Wang|
|2003-2004||Dong Chen, Yanna Hu, Xiao Wang, Clement Wu|
|2002-2003||Dong Chen, Lin He, Julia Lin, Wei Claire Zhang|
|2001-2002||Alex Kwan, Andrew Loach, Darcy Pickard, James Wong|