Paper Submission to the IAOS-OECD
“Young Scholar for Better Statistics” Competition

Submission of paper

The “Young Scholars for Better Statistics” competition recognises academic work from students and their academic advisors. The papers need to show a clear contribution to the better understanding of official statistics, as well as their usefulness and challenges, and potential options to improve the production of official statistics in a particular subject or field of analysis.

In addition to monetary prizes of 1,500, 750 and 500 Euros for the first three places, the first-place winner and its academic advisor will receive travel funds to present the paper at the 2018 IAOS-OECD Conference, to be held on 19 – 21 September 2018, at the OECD Headquarters in Paris, France.

For more information, see the purpose and description of the competition. Papers should follow the following guidelines, otherwise they won’t be accepted.

For entering into the “Young Scholars for Better Statistics” competition, please complete this form and upload the paper. The submission deadline for paper and completed template is 11:59 pm on April 16, 2018.

If you have questions about the award, please contact