The IMS/ASA Spring Research Conference 2017 will continue the proud conference tradition to support students and postdocs by providing scholarships to selected students who present contributed talks or posters.

To apply for student scholarships, please email a title and abstract of your talk, including your name and affiliation, along with a brief supporting statement from your thesis supervisor to the Contributed Program Chair, Dr. Han Xiao, at

using "SRC 2017, Rutgers" in the subject line as in Subject: SRC 2017, Rutgers.

The closing date for receiving applications is extended to February 28, 2017. We will inform applicants the outcomes by March 15th, 2017. The student scholarships are sponsored by ASA, IMS, DIMACS, P&G, and other sources.

In particular, we acknowledge support for participant travel provided by DIMACS in association with its Special Focus on Information Sharing and Dynamic Data Analysis funded by the National Science Foundation under grant number CCF-1144502.