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What is it?
This is a 2-day competition happening within the prestigious International School HCMC (ISHCMC), Vietnam. It is a Qualifying round for youths to be a part of the Finals of the World Mathematics Championships® 2019Participants engage in our 9 different types of rounds within 6 skills categories.

Who may enter?
Any youth still engaging in compulsory education. This is aimed towards those in Grade 9 and below (so for many they will be in the first year of an IGCSE Mathematics course during the month of this Qualifier).

When is it?
The Inspiration Round will start from Friday 22nd February within institutions; communication (school) teams need to have their 2-minute presentation ready for the competition start. The opening ceremony is on Saturday 2nd March from 8am, and the closing ceremony is on Sunday 3rd March, ends by 10pm.

What about accommodation?
Adult adjudicators are responsible for arranging their students daily transport arrangements to/from ISHCMC around the scheduled timings. Any teams visiting HCMC need to source their own accommodation - local suggestions can be provided upon request.
What do participants get?
Lots of intangible rewards! And also...
An attainment transcript containing the percentile ranks in each round, each skill attribute and a descriptor of their demonstrated strengths.
Medals are awarded to the better performing participants in each of the 6 skills categories.
Those who excel best in all 6 categories are also issued with a Golden Ticket invite to the Finals.

How much does it cost?
USD 200 per student participant and USD120 per adult adjudicator. Payment is prefered through PayPal and invoices in other currencies are available upon request.
This fee includes lunches and the gala dinner celebration, as well as welcome packs, event materials and prizes.

How to register?

An adult adjudicator clicks on the link above and registers teams of 3 students.
There must be at least 1 adult adjudicator for every 3 teams registered.

What is the schedule?
Click 'Schedule' at the top of this page - it will appear there as soon as a draft is in place (should be about 3 months before)

Where is the event programme?
Registration into this competition is confirmed only when the full fees have been received AND all participant particulars are complete in the form.


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