There will be six Prizes awarded to the winners of the M4 Competition.
The exact cash amounts to be granted (at present standing at 27,000€) will depend on securing additional sponsors, announced later. Currently, the total amount will be distributed as follows:
|1st Prize||Best performing method according to OWA||9,000€|
|2nd Prize||Second-best performing method according to OWA||4,000€|
|3rd Prize||Third-best performing method according to OWA||2,000€|
|Prediction Intervals Prize||Best performing method according to MSIS||5,000€|
|The Uber Student Prize||Best performing method according to OWA||5,000€|
|The Amazon Prize||The best reproducible forecasting method according to OWA||2,000€|
The amount of 20,000€ is generously provided by the University of Nicosia. Additionally, the global transportation technology company Uber will generously award a special Student Prize of 5,000€ to the student with the most accurate forecasting method according to OWA and Amazon will generously award 2,000€ for the best Reproducible forecasting method.
There are no restrictions in collecting more than one prize. More information regarding the prizes can be found in the M4 – Competitors Guide.