32nd Portuguese Math Olympics

The Cultural and Congress Centre of Aveiro was the stage for yet another closing ceremony of the national final of the Portuguese Mathematics Olympiad (PMO). The winners received their medals from the hands of the Minister of Education and Science, Nuno Crato, who applauded the performance of these young people in the 32nd edition of the PMO. Also taking part in the awarding of the prizes were Miguel Abreu, Chairman of the Portuguese Mathematics Society (PMS), José Ribau Esteves, Mayor of Aveiro, Mário Lavrador, director of the Dr. Mário Sacramento Grouping of Schools, the host of this national final and Vítor Dinis, representative of Pathena.

The 36 medal winners – 12 in the Junior category, 12 in the A category and 12 in the B category – were seeded from a group of 90 students, selected from among over 40 thousand who took part in the various stages of this competition.

The winners of category B will now dispute the international stage of the Olympiad, which kicks off in July with the International Mathematics Olympiad (South Africa) and with the Mathematics Olympiad of Portuguese-speaking countries (Angola), ending in September with the Ibero-American Mathematics Olympiad (Honduras).


The winners