Mathematics Competitions

Sharpen your skills and learn competitive strategies by competing in several Mathematics competitions throughout the year.

Integration Bee

A contest for undergraduate students with prizes for the best skills in evaluating indefinite integrals, this event is hosted annually by the Mathematics and Statistics Graduate Student Organization and the Math Club at UMKC.

Missouri Collegiate Mathematics Competition

The Missouri Collegiate Mathematics Competition is an annual undergraduate-level mathematics competition in Missouri that started in 1996. This event takes place in the spring at the MAA MO meeting.

The Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM)

The Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP) conducts the annual MCM for teams of undergraduate college students. Historically, this contest takes place in early February.

Learn more about the MCM

ASA Student Paper Competition

All materials must be received by the ASA Section by Dec. 15. Some sections have earlier deadlines so check each section’s website for dates. Winners will be notified by Jan. 15. Competition winners must submit abstracts and register for JSM through the official JSM abstract submission system by the deadline.

Learn more about the ASA Student Paper Competition

SIGMAA – History of Mathematics Contest

Since 2004, HOMSIGMAA has sponsored a national contest for undergraduate history of mathematics expository papers. In the eleven years since the awards began, UMKC has won first place eight times and second place twice.

Learn more about SIGMAA

William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition

The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is an annual contest for college students established in 1938 in memory of its namesake.

Learn more about the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition

Interested in particiating in any of these math competitions?

Email Majid Bani-Yaghoub.