Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

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IMSA Team Wins $1,000 Scholarship, Honorable Mention in Math Challenge

moodys_m3logo-10th_anniversary1840x420_0.pngA team of IMSA seniors were given an honorable mention award in the Moody's Mega Math (M3) Challenge 2015, finishing in the top 53 out of a field of 1,128 papers submitted for the mathematical modeling contest. Emily Mu, Emily Jia, Shelly Teng, Joanne Lee, and Jenny Du will split $1,000 in college scholarships for their work in solving the applied mathematics challenge in the online competition, which has high school students tackle real-world problems under realistic contraints of time and resources.

For more information on the M3 Challenge, see The Moody's Foundation website.