Rewarding students around the world with the possibility of obtaining scholarships to attend
The International Tournament of Young Mathematicians.
(Ages 15-18) July 1st-8th, 2019

Current Prize Period
May 27th - June 16th, 2019


Polycoins earned.

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One (1) prize is available for the Winning Team Leader

  • A $200.00 Amazon gift card.

One (6) prizes are available for the Students of the Winning Team :

  • Full Scholarship for ITYM 2019 - July 1st-8th, 2019 (value: 6 x 250 EUR).
    (This Prize does not include travel or accommodation expenses to attend the conference)


Eligibility Requirements

To become an eligible teacher or parent

To become one of the six (6) students eligible to become the Winning Team (1) it is required to:

  • Be a Student that has joined a teacher or parent team on Polyup.

  • 15-18 years of age or older.

How to Enter

Eligible students and teachers can participate between May 27th 12:01 AM PST to June 16th at 11:59 PM PST by doing the following:

  1. The teacher or Parent should create a Polyup Account and a team for the Poly Challenge. If you are a parent, make your teacher team name be: PARENT_YOURNAME. See How to Sign up for Poly Challenge for instructions and Poly Challenge terms.

  2. The teacher or parent should enter the code ITYM on m.polyup.com. This code needs to be entered before 11:59pm PST on June 16th, 2019.

  3. Students should join the Team created by the teacher or the parent.

  4. The team must have at least 3,500 Polycoins to be eligible for the prize.

  5. Work with your team to earn Polycoins by creating and solving Poly Machines!

  6. Submit your best Poly Machine here to be eligible for the Winning Prize.