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 the Society.

Awards we currently offer are:

Award for early career writing

Awarded to early-career statisticians who write data-driven stories in an entertaining and thought-provoking way

Campion Award for Official Statistics

Recognising excellent presentation of official statistics and innovative practices that have improved statistical information for users

Statistical excellence in journalism

Made to journalists who question, analyse and investigate the issues that affect society through use of statistics

Statistical excellence in the pharmaceutical industry

Recognises outstanding contributions to statistical practices in the pharmaceutical industry

The Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Healthcare Data Analytics

Recognises practitioners in applied healthcare data analytics who have gone the extra mile in delivering innovative improvements for the healthcare system.

Voluntary application award

A new Award  in partnership with the Office for Statistics Regulation with Civil Service World as media partner.