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COMAP is sponsored by FOMAS - the Friends of Math & Science Academic Booster organization. 

Save the date!  NSCHS COMAP event is scheduled for November 11th - 13th, 2016.

2016 - 19th Annual High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM)® 

 

 


Learn more about the High-School Component of the COMAP contest here.

HiMCM Results and Recognition

Judging will be completed in January 2017. The solutions will be recognized as Successful Participant, Honorable Mention, Meritorious, Finalist, National Finalist, or Outstanding.  Advisors and teams will be notified of the results in February 2017 and they will be posted on the high school contest website. News releases will be prepared for local and national dissemination and there will be announcements in professional publications.
 
Every team that submits a properly outlined Solution Paper will be awarded a certificate of participation. Outstanding teams will have their Solution Papers (or their solution abstracts) published in COMAP's Consortium newsletter among other places. Recognition information will also be sent to local newspapers and radio/television outlets.

 

COMAP, the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications, is an award-winning non-profit organization whose mission is to improve mathematics education for students of all ages. Since 1980, COMAP has worked with teachers, students, and business people to create learning environments where mathematics is used to investigate and model real issues in our world.


Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM), challenges teams of students to clarify, analyze, and propose solutions to open-ended problems. The contest attracts diverse students and faculty advisors from over 500 institutions around the world.

The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICM), an international contest for high school students and college undergraduates. ICM is an extension of the Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM). It is designed to develop and advance interdisciplinary problem-solving skills as well as competence in written communication.


Problems and solutions from prior years:
http://www.comap.com/highschool/contests/himcm/previous%20problems.html
 

2015 COMAP Results are in!

Congratulations to the one team that received an "Honorable Mention" designation!  

Team # 6159 - Jason Foster, Jonathan Riley & Juan Vazquez! 

All other teams received a "Successful Participant" designation.