Rwanga Foundation Announces the Winners of the First Stage of the 'Mathematics Competition'
Erbil, KURDISTAN (February 26th, 2020) – Rwanga Foundation announced the results for the first stage of the 'Mathematics Competition' project.
Rwanga Foundation held the first stage examinations for the ‘Mathematics Competition’ across KRI in which 614 students were competing to win the first, second and third winning titles.
In this unprecedented event of a math competition throughout the entire Kurdistan Region, Rwanga Foundation tries to motivate students of all provinces and to provide a platform where the science of math can be celebrated in a healthy competitive way. Further more, Rwanga Foundation is trying to raise awareness in connecting and building relations between the students and schools of all directorates and provinces, with the aim to highlight math in its science and importance.
The competition, which includes 614 students from 10th grade, is held among the six General Directories of Education in the Kurdistan Region Including 11 Directorates of Education of Erbil, 12 Directorates of Education of Sulaimani, 10 Directorates of Education of Duhok, 3 Directorates of Education of Garmiyan, the Directorate of Education in Kirkuk and the Directorate of Education in Halabja.
In order to give this competition the right motivation, the three winners will win prizes:
1st place winner will win $2,000 and a scientific trip to a country outside of Iraq, the students school will receive $2,000
2nd place winner will get $1,500 and $1,500 will be given to the school.
3rd place winner will get $1250 and
$1,250 will be given to the school.
The Mathematics Competition consists of four stages:
Only 60 students could make it to the second stage and will compete on the titles of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners.
The 60 students who could achieve the highest results are:
Directorate of Education/ Erbil
Directorate of Education/ Sulaimani
Directorate of Education/ Duhok
Directorate of Education/ Garmian
Directorate of Education/ Kirkuk
Directorate of Education/ Halabja
The Mathematics Competition 2020, implemented by the Rwanga Foundation in coordination with the Ministry of Education and sponsored by the Al-Hayat Pepsi company, is wishing every contestant the best of luck.