News & Announcement
2022 AKPA-KPS Symposium - May 15, 2022
2022 National Math & Science Competition (NMSC) - March 31, 2022
Dear NMSC Students,
Math (Grades 4-8), April 9, 2022 (Saturday) 8 am - 5 pm in each time zone
Math (Grades 9-11), April 10, 2022 (Sunday) 8 am - 5 pm in each time zone
Physics (Grades 9-12), April 9, 2022 (Saturday) 1 pm – 3pm EDT/10am – 12pm PDT
Currently open! Register at http://nmsc.ksea.org. The deadline to register is March 31, 2022.
Math Test: The written exams include Part 1 consisting of 20 multiple-choice questions and Part 2 consisting of 5 free response questions with integer-valued answers.
Physics Test: The written exam consists of 12 multiple-choice questions with 10 choices for each question.
NMSC will be offered asynchronously with the parents’ consent to proctor students. Contestants also will be required to log into the NMSC Headquarters Proctoring System using a smartphone.
Each chapter will hold its own award ceremony. Stay tuned for your chapter’s announcement.
Each participant will be ranked among NMC contestants in the same grade. Top three performers in each grade category will be awarded $500 for first place, $300 for second place, and $200 for third place. Top-scoring 2022 NMC participants will be invited to the Hanhwa Mathematics Olympiad that will be announced in May 2022.
The top three performers in the written test will be awarded $500 for first place, $300 for second place, and $200 for third place.
The AKPA Outstanding Young Researcher Award (OYRA) 2022 - March 30, 2022
The AKPA Outstanding Young Researcher Award (OYRA) 2021 - March 29, 2021
Dear AKPA colleagues,
Dr. Joonhee Choi (IQIM Postdoctoral Scholar at Caltech)