National Mathematics Summer School

NMSS / National Mathematics

Summer School 2024

The 56th NMSS will be held in Canberra from 7 to 20 January

The National Mathematics Summer School is a program for motivated and high-achieving school students that has been held each January since 1969.

The selection of students is organised by the mathematics teachers’ association in each state, as well as the Director of NMSS.  Students are selected based on their mathematical interest, achievement, and potential, insofar as these can be assessed.  Participation is normally restricted to about 75 students who have completed Year 11 in school.

Leon Poladian Scholarships – Financial Assistance – enquire at

MASA Contributes $250.00 per student and schools often make contributions as well.

(Students will need to contact MASA once their nomination has been accepted)

NMSS Dates January 2023

55th National Mathematics Summer School (NMSS) NMSS is a two week residential school held each January at the Australian National University for mathematically gifted and talented senior high school students….