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IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowships: Call for nominations

The newly established IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowships will offer a limited number of grants for excellent students from developing countries. Professional mathematicians are invited to nominate highly motivated and mathematically talented students from developing countries who plan to complete a doctoral degree in a developing country, including their own home country. Nominees must have a […]

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Report on the IMU and the Developing World

Commissioned by FIMU and the CDC, the new report “The INTERNATIONAL MATHEMATICAL UNION in the DEVELOPING WORLD: Past, Present and Future” has just become available. It offers a broad view of the role of the IMU in supporting the progress of mathematics and advanced mathematical education in developing nations. It focuses on three primary points: […]

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IMU DonAuction at ICM 2014

There will be an IMU-sponsored “DonAuction” during the end of ICM 2014! The auction will be available online during the ICM and will culminate with an actual physical auction event on August 20 at 5:30 pm. Twenty different mathematical objects will be available in an “all-pay” or Chinese auction. Payments will made in cash or online. For each US $5.00 or 5,000 […]

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ICM 2014 August 13-21

The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) is the largest congress in the mathematics community. It is held once every four years under the auspices of the International Mathematical Union (IMU). The Fields Medals, the Nevanlinna Prize, the Gauss Prize, the Chern Medal, and the Leelavati Prize sponsored by Infosys, are awarded during the opening ceremony […]

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