Sponsoring Institution: Caribou tests
Type: Mathematics Competition
Eligibility: Each contest is run at the 6 contest levels, Grade 2, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, and 11/12.
Must be available for the dates of each competition throughout the online competition months.
Must also have a contact person that can monitor you during the competition, this could be a teacher, tutor, or a librarian.
Application Deadline: Anytime up to the exam date.
Highlight: Have you ever wanted to test your math skills against students of your own grade from across the world? Then the Caribou math contest is for you! This online math contest has different tests for each selective grade group: grade 2, 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, and 11/12. The Caribou math contest is held six times a year, typically during two days in October, November, January, February, April, and May. You can join this online math contest by registering at their website anytime before or on a contest date. In addition to the age range of this online math contest, there’s a prize pool for each group. The prize pools for this online math contest range from $50 to $500: top scorers in various categories get their scores multiplied by a particular amount of money to determine their awards. Other rules for this online math contest include: an adult must be present to supervise, calculators are not permitted, and no outside help is allowed. Every participant in this online math contest is provided with a certificate customized to your place in the contest. So, if your location doesn’t offer many math contest opportunities, then this online math contest could be the perfect solution for you! It is said that “Mathematicians aren’t those who find maths easy. They’re people who enjoy how hard it is!” so challenge yourself in any one of the 6 competitions over the next year and register today to widen your math skills and practice them as well.