We invite your undergraduate students to the 39th Annual Virginia Tech Regional Mathematics Contest. The contest will be held from 9:00a.m. to 11:30a.m. on Saturday October 21, 2017. Last year 674 students participated, representing 95 colleges and universities in Virginia and the adjoining states. For more information, go to
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Cash awards will have a total value of $800 with funds provided by the College of Science and Mathematics Department of Virginia Tech.
The contest papers will be graded by our faculty. The names of the participants and their institutions are not written on the submitted papers, thereby assuring anonymity for participants during the grading process.
We hope that your department will choose to participate this year. If you do so, please designate a faculty representative who will handle local arrangements and administer the contest on your campus on October 21, 2017. Also, please return the institutional registration form as a pdf file to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 4, or postal mail by September 29, 2017. If you have any questions, call me at (540) 231-2764, or use e-mail email@example.com
Peter A. Linnell