AKCSE National Math & Science Competition (NMSC) 2017 Announcement

The Association of Korean-Canadian Scientists and Engineers (www.akcse.org) is pleased to announce that the National Math and Science Competition (NMSC) 2017 will be held on May 6, 2017. The goal of the NMSC is to promote their interest in mathematic/science and careers in the fields of science and engineering. Students, parents and guardians who are interested in the NMSC2017 should contact chapter representatives for registration in respective chapter areas.

This year, Canadian school math teachers are invited to make questions. Some of Questions and answers will be released after the exam.

1. Important items 
Time Date: May 6, 2017, Time: As determined by each participating chapter    Math Competition 60 Minutes for Grades 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 90 Minutes for Grades 9, 10, and 11  Science Competition 60 Minutes for Each Group (Grouping may vary as determined by each chapter)

All students must be checked in 30 minutes before the competition.

Registration April 1, 2017 – April 30, 2017 (for the most chapters)
Qualification Students from 4th grade to 11th grade in schools in Canada
Location As determined by each participating chapter
Parents Program As determined by each participating chapter
Award Math National Winners:  1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Science Local Winners will be determined by each chapter.

The result will be noticed to students by June 1, 2017 by each chapter.

Award ceremony date will be noticed to winners by each chapter.

  1. Sample problems, Instruction of Math Test, and Information about Science Test
  • The exam problems will be based on Canadian curriculum.
  • Some examples of assigned topics for the science competition can be obtained from your local chapter.
  1. Chapter representatives for contact
Dr. Jong Sung Kim Atlantic jskim@dal.ca
Mr. Jin-Hwee Park Vancouver jinhweep@gmail.com
Dr. Dae-Kyun Ro Calgary daekyun.ro@ucalgary.ca
Dr. Byeong-Hwa Jeon Edmonton bjeon@ualberta.ca
Dr. Chulho Chung Manitoba chulho.chung@gmail.com
Dr. Kicheol Park Montreal hellokacy@turboandenergy.com
Dr. Keun Su Kim Ottawa keunsu.kim.nrc@gmail.com
Dr. Chel Hee Lee Saskatchewan saskatchewan@akcse.org
Dr. Il Yong Kim Toronto kimiy@queensu.ca
Mr. IL-Geun Bae Windsor igbae@hotmail.com
Mr. Seahyouk Song Victoria seahsong@gmail.com
  1. NMSC 2017 Committee
Dr. Seokbum Ko Chair seokbum.ko@usask.ca
Ms. Jeong-Ae An Administration info@akcse.org
Mr. David Choi Math Exam Committee choid@fsd38.ab.ca
Mr. Chris Ginakos Math Exam Committee ginakosc@fsd38.ab.ca