Join Us May 11-15

Summary of Events

Every MATHCOUNTS Week online event is open to anyone...please be part of the fun!
  • Monday at 3:14 pm ET: Math Video Challenge Video Showcase & Voting
  • Tuesday at 3:14 pm ET: Countdown Round Finals Mashup
  • Wednesday at 8:00 am ET: Open MATHCOUNTS State Competition
  • Wednesday at 3:14 pm ET: Initial Leaderboard Posted 
  • Thursday at 3:14 pm ET: State Competition Review Math Jam with Richard Rusczyk
  • Friday at 3:14 pm ET: Q&A with John Urschel
  • Friday at 3:14 pm PT / 6:14 pm ET: The World's Largest Countdown Round 

Monday, May 11: Math Video Challenge 

All Day: Spotlight on MVC Finalists
Get to know our finalist teams and learn about the behind-the-scenes work that went into their videos. Follow MATHCOUNTS on Facebook or Instagram to catch all the updates! 
3:14 pm ET: Math Video Challenge Video Showcase & Voting
Help us select the winner of the MVC Mathletes' Choice Award! Voting will begin at Pi Time on the AoPS website and is open to everyone. Create a free AoPS account to vote for your favorite video. 


Tuesday, May 12: National Competition

All Day: Meet the Mathletes
We'll be spotlighting the 92 outstanding Mathletes from 23 states who qualified for the 2020 National Competition. Watch the video of our national qualifiers or download the PDF of their individual pages to get to know these math superstars!
3:14 pm ET: Countdown Round Finals Mashup
Tune into our YouTube Premiere to watch an interactive look back at some of our favorite questions from past final match-ups. We've designed the video so you can play along and see if you can solve these problems as fast as our national competitors.

Wednesday, May 13: Competition Series

All Day: Wear Your Favorite Math T-Shirt
Dust off that pi T-shirt, dig up your team shirt from your MATHCOUNTS chapter competition. In honor of our awesome Mathletes across the country, sport your favorite math T-shirt and post a pic on social media with #StillCounting! Looking to buy a new math shirt? We got you covered!
8:00 am ET: Open MATHCOUNTS State Competition
An unofficial competition experience using the official 2020 MATHCOUNTS State Competition. From 8:00am ET on Wednesday until 12:00pm ET on Thursday, anyone can take our just-for-fun, online version of the 2020 State Competition, hosted on the AoPS website. Players can earn recognition on the leaderboard and enter drawings for TI calculators (not based on score)! Register now and check out the contest details page for more information.
3:14 pm ET: Initial Leaderboard Posted
The initial leaderboard was posted at Pi Time! Keep checking back to see top scorers throughout the day.

Thursday, May 14: Celebrating Winners

All Day: Announcements of Winners
We'll be giving shout-outs to winners all day on social media and our website. We'll announce drawing winners from the Open MATHCOUNTS State Competition and the MVC Mathletes' Choice Award winner. Plus, we'll be sharing some reflections/words of wisdom from the 4 remarkable young women who won the 2020 MATHCOUNTS Alumni Scholarship: Trisha Boonpongmanee, Marie Brodsky, Lauren Chen and Sri Kopparthi.
Until 3:14pm ET: Continue taking Open MATHCOUNTS State Competition
You must start by noon ET today at the latest to be included in the leaderboards.
3:14 pm ET: State Competition Review Math Jam with Richard Rusczyk and David Patrick
We think anyone who takes on challenging math problems is a winner. Richard Rusczyk and David Patrick from AoPS will be hosting a live chat to explain how to solve some of the toughest state competition problems. Create your free AoPS account so you're ready to participate in this Math Jam on the AoPS website.

Friday, May 15: MATHCOUNTS Week Finale

12pm ET: Announcement of Math Video Challenge Winner
We'll be announcing which MVC video takes top prize this year...and which student filmmakers will win $1000 college scholarships. Follow MATHCOUNTS on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram to find out the winner! 
3:14 pm ET: Q&A with John Urschel 
The entire MATHCOUNTS community will have an opportunity to hear from MATHCOUNTS Alumnus John Urschel, a mathematician and former NFL offensive lineman. Learn more about Urschel and watch the YouTube Premiere to see his answers!
3:14 pm PT: The World's Largest Countdown Round
At 3:14 pm PT/6:14pm ET, we'll come together to hold the biggest Countdown Round in MATHCOUNTS history on the AoPS website. Start preparing now and create your free AoPS account so you'll be ready when this Math Jam opens.
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Thank You!

Our Sponsors Made MATHCOUNTS Week Possible

All of our sponsors ensure MATHCOUNTS can continue to provide the programs, resources and experiences that make learning math fun, including MATHCOUNTS Week. We are incredibly grateful for your support.
In particular, we would like to thank the following sponsors whose contributions directly supported MATHCOUNTS Week:
  • Funding from Raytheon Technologies ensured MATHCOUNTS could celebrate our national qualifiers, funded a record 4 Alumni Scholarship winners this year and enabled the MATHCOUNTS staff to put in extra time to make MATHCOUNTS Week possible.
  • Funding from the U.S. Department of Defense STEM helped MATHCOUNTS to revamp the Math Video Challenge this year and provided MVC Finals prizes.
  • Texas Instruments Incorporated donated amazing TI-NSpire CX graphing calculators to ensure our math super stars were rewarded for their problem solving
Finally, a huge thank you to Art of Problem Solving! In addition to hosting multiple MATHCOUNTS Week events for us, AoPS has been working tirelessly to create a math competition platform, registration system and voting platform—without which MATHCOUNTS Week simply would not be possible.