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9th Maths Contest


On 25 May 2017, the final of the 9th Maths Contest in Elblag took place. This is an Internet mathematics competition for post-secondary school students organised by the State University of Applied Sciences in Elblag and the Warmian–Mazurian Teacher Training Centre in Elblag.

The main objective of the competition is to increase mathematical skills of post-secondary school students in the 14 poviats of the Warmian-Mazurian voivodeship and Pomeranian voivodeship, as well as to increase students' interest in technical faculties. The competition is also meant to help students prepare for the obligatory maturity examination in mathematics. Three stages of the competition took place on the Internet, whereas the fourth stage was carried out on a stationary basis. 54 students were qualified for the finals.

Winning attractive prizes was possible thanks to the honourable patrons and sponsors, including:

• Professor Henryk Iwaniec (honorary citizen of the city of Elbląg) – founder of the prize in the ‘You Can Solve It’ Contest

• OPEGIEKA in Elblag,

• the Marshal’s Office in Olsztyn - Regional Office in Elbląg

• Aleksander Sewruk’s Theatre in Elblag

• Elbląg Chamber Orchestra in Elblag

• PWSZ in Elbląg

• W-MODN in Elblag

The winner of the competition was Paweł Lefelbajn. Congratulations!

For more information about the contest, please visit:,

An interview with Paweł Lefelbajn is available by clicking the link: