New World Mathematics Awards

Pei Lu
2017 Notices of the International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians  
Mathematics and mathematics education are of great significance in human pursuit of knowledge and truth. They are the foundation of science and technology. In 2007, Dr Henry Cheng, Managing Director of New World Development Company Limited and Professor Yau Shing-Tung, an outstanding mathematician, co-initiated the "New World Mathematics Awards" (NWMA). The goal of this program is to encourage outstanding Chinese mathematics students worldwide in their pursuit of mathematical truth. 2017 NWMA
more » ... sponsored by the New World Development Company Limited and China Young Leaders Foundation, organized by Tsinghua University, co-organized by the International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians. Chinese undergraduate, master and PhD mathematics students from around the world who have completed or defended their thesis in 2016 or 2017 are qualified to participate. The topics of theses can be Pure or Applied Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, Biomathematics etc. Application Process Candidate's submission should have three parts: the thesis, an application form, one letter of recommendation. Student should fill in the application form online and upload the thesis on the webpage of NWMA. The application deadline is September 30, 2017.
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