The Math Hackathon (May 5-7, 2023) is a global math competition where contestants use math to solve one of our world's most pressing issues.
What is Math Hackathon?
Who can register?
The competition is open to students all around the world who are between the ages of 11- 17 and who are enrolled full time in school. We welcome students with all different Math levels
Join as yourself or as part of a team!
Participants can join either as individuals (if they want to work on their project solo) or join as a group of maximum 4 members, and work collaboratively with others.
What is the competition all about?
Every year we pick a theme and allow contestants to find a solution using whatever math you know.
Last year, our contestants solved the problem of vaccine deliveries in underpriviledged countries.
This year, our theme is sustainable communities.
How do I submit my solution?
Once the competition opens, you will be able to access our math portal which will allow you to submit your answer. The portal can easily be accessed on the web and does not require any additional software.
Reasons to Join the Competition
Hone your creative
& innovative mindset
Join the community, make friends & have lots of fun
Use your math skills to navigate real world problems
Learn from peers & collaborate to collectively solve problems
Create career opportunities by developing specific skills
Prepare for university & add experience to your resume
Our Math Hackathon Winners 🏆
Our Math Hackathon Runner Ups🏆
Interviews with our Math Wiz
Winners will receive:
Win $100 Amazon gift card
Earn a Certificate
More Prizes for Top 10
Is there an entry fee?
Yes, the entry fee to participate in our Math Hackathon is $20.
More info on joining as a team
To join as a team, all members of the group must be registered as a participant in the Math Hackathon competition. Members of a group cannot have more than a 2-year age gap between them. (Ex. 12-year-olds can work with 13 or 14-year-olds but not with 15-year-olds).
Code of Conduct
Explorer Hop stands for inclusivity and believes that every participant has the right to take part in a safe learning environment. There is no discrimination based on any of the following: race, religon, national origin, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, social class, economic status, veteran status, disability, or age.
Any discrimination or harassment from any participant will not be tolerated. This includes and is not limited to offensive comments, written or verbal, directed at age, sexual orientation, gender, physical appearance, gender, race/ethnicity, religion and/or social & economic status. Inappropriate physical contact, deliberate intimidation and other acts which make others feel uncomfortable count as harassment. Participants asked to stop any impermissible behavior must comply immediately.
Explorer Hop may take any action it deems necessary, including warning the individual or expulsion from the event with no eligibility for a refund of any kind.
If you are being harassed or notice someone being harassed, please contact Explorer Hop immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We value your participation in our event!
Who will get a certificate?
All competitors that complete the Hackathon will receive a certificate. The certificate will be sent to the email address used under the reservation order.