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Frans Willekens received the 2020 Mindel C. Sheps Award from the Population Association of America (PAA).
Jointly sponsored by PAA and the University of North Carolina School of Public Health, this award is given biennially for outstanding contributions to mathematical demography or demographic methodology. Individuals may be nominated on the basis of important contributions to knowledge either in the form of a single piece of work or a continuing record of high accomplishment. Nominees should exemplify the highest standards of professional conduct. Past recipients include Andrei Rogers (2018), Wolfgang Lutz (2017) and James W. Vaupel (2008)