The International Institute of Forecasters (IIF), in collaboration with SAS, offer financial support research on improving forecasting methods and business forecasting practice. TThis year there will be two grants of $5,000 .
The deadline date for applications is September 30, 2015.
This grant was created in 2002 by the IIF, with financial support from the SAS® Institute, in order to promote research on forecasting principles and practice. The fund is divided to support research in the two basic aspects of forecasting: development of theoretical results and new methods and practical applications with real-world comparisons.
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