Maths Challenge is a virtual competition aimed at identifying, engaging, and showcasing senior secondary Maths enthusiasts across Africa.
The Challenge encourages mathematical reasoning and fluency in using basic mathematical techniques to solve interesting problems. The problems are designed to make students think and the format is designed to encourage collaboration and teamwork. Participating schools nominate teams of 3-4 students to compete. Schools win cash prizes, and students win scholarships.
The 2021/22 Maths Challenge is underway. Qualifying rounds took place in 2021. Upcoming dates are:
- Quarter-finals: Saturday Feb 26, 2022, 9a-11:30a GMT
- Semi-finals: Saturday Apr 9, 2022, 7a-9a GMT
Registration for the 2021/22 academic year is closed. Let us know if you are interested in competing in the next cycle.