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Dr. Subhash Saxena High School Math Contest

42nd Annual High School Math Contest to be held March 3, 2023

The Dr. Subhash Saxena High School Math Contest is designed to promote interest in mathematics among high school students. The annual event held at Coastal Carolina University draws students to campus from throughout South Carolina to compete for awards, prizes and scholarships.

To register for the 2023 contest, click HERE. The registration deadline is Feb. 3, 2023.

  • The contest is named in honor of Subhash Saxena, distinguished professor emeritus, who taught mathematics at Coastal Carolina University from 1973 until his retirement in 2001.
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In addition to the two levels of competition, a professor from the College of Science will give a presentation on his or her research interests. There will also be an afternoon activity prior to the presentation of awards. 


Mary Wilkerson
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Coastal Carolina University
Smith Science 207A