European Girls Maths Olympiad

The Australian girls team came 20th out of 52 countries participating this year in the European Girls Mathematics Olympiad (EGMO). Our team members are listed here.

This was the first time that Australia has sent a team to EGMO. Congratulations to the fabulous girls and their mentors!

Inclusion Nudges

Want tips on creating cultural change? Inclusion Nudges is a website dedicated to cataloging small actions that increase inclusion in organisations.

Resonance — Special International Women’s Day Edition

The Indian Academy of Sciences publishes a magazine called Resonance consisting of popular science articles. This year, the special issue of Resonance for International Women’s Day is available online.


AMSI Optimise 2018 – Decision Making Under Uncertainty and Humanitarian Applications

ChooseMATHS grants are available for female students and early career researchers.

AMSI Winter School 2018 on Curvature

ChooseMaths grants are available for female students and early career researchers.


Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound is a unique program taking a group of female STEM professionals on a trip to the Antarctic. WIMSIG member Susan Scott (ANU) was on the second Homeward Bound voyage at the beginning of this year.

Applications are now open for the fourth Homeward Bound Voyage. Applications close May 18, 2018.

La Trobe University

AustMS Medal, George Szekeres Medal & Gavin Brown Prize

Nominations for the 2018 Australian Mathematical Society Medal2018 George Szekeres Medal, and 2018 Gavin Brown Prize are due on Friday 25 May.

A full call for nominations, including details of the rules, was published in the March 2018 Gazette.

Australian Research Council


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