UCT Mathematics Competition

Awards

Prizes and Gold Awards will be awarded to the top ten individuals in each grade and the top three pairs.

Every school that has entered ten or more individuals and has not won a Gold Award will be eligible for a School Prize, which will be awarded to the highest-ranking individual in the school, in any grade.

The Gold Award winners and the winners of School Prizes will be invited to attend the Competition Prize Giving at the University of Cape Town.

All entrants will receive Certificates of Participation.

Merit Awards will be awarded to the top 200 individuals in each grade and the top 100 pairs.

Trophies

The Mona Leeuwenburg Trophy, which commemorates the founder of the Competition, will be awarded to the school with the best overall performance in the Competition.

The UCT Trophy will be awarded for the best performance by a school which has participated in the Competition at most twice before.

The award of these trophies will be determined by totalling the best 30 scores achieved by a school's entrants.

The Lesley Reeler Trophy will be awarded for the best performance over five years (grades 8 to 12) in the Competition.

The Diane Tucker Trophy will be awarded to the best performance by a girl.

The Moolla Trophy will be awarded for a notable performance by a school from a disadvantaged community.

Awards are made at the discretion of the Competition Director.