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National Math Competition for Students Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing


Friday, December 15, 2023    
All Day

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Calling all middle school students who are deaf and hard of hearing and enjoy mathematics!

The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)/National Technical Institute for the Deaf  (NTID) National Math Competition is now open.

Each year, the event begins with four regional competitions leading up to a national competition at RIT/NTID. Up to 25 teams per region gather and face off in a fast-paced competition and answer a variety of challenging math questions. Seasoned math whizzes or students just beginning their math journey can participate.

To compete you must be:

  • Deaf or hard of hearing
  • In sixth, seventh or eighth grade during the 2023-24 school year
  • Age 15 or younger as of March 31, 2024

A team must have three or four eligible students and a coach to compete.

See RIT’s website for more information, important dates and preparation materials.

Complete the competition application online. Registration is open until Dec. 15. Spots are limited and fill quickly.

For questions, email