A challenging six-week residential mathematics summer programme, PROMYS India is open to mathematically talented secondary and higher secondary students (Standards IX - XII or equivalent). Meticulously selected students from across India will gather to immerse themselves in rigorous mathematics.
PROMYS India is closely modelled on its parent programme, Program in Mathematics for Young Scientists (PROMYS) which has been running at Boston University in the United States since 1989.
It is with great sadness that we must postpone the launch of PROMYS India from summer 2022 to summer 2023 in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
Students in India are, however, welcome to apply to PROMYS 2022 at Boston University in the United States. The application deadline is March 15, 2022. It is anticipated that PROMYS will run in person from July 3 to August 13, 2022.
Applicants who would need financial assistance to attend PROMYS in the U.S. are invited to apply for a Mehta Fellowship. Mehta Fellowships cover all participation costs including tuition, housing, meals, and roundtrip travel from India.
We were looking forward with great excitement to gathering exceptionally talented students and counsellors in person for six weeks of exciting mathematics at PROMYS India this May. It breaks our heart that we need to extend the postponement, but health and safety must be our top priority. This is not an appropriate time to bring young people from across India into close proximity on a university campus and to draw mathematicians from around the world to meet with them. We look forward to the launch of PROMYS India 2023 and wish everyone health and safety.
For at least the first year of the programme, all students will receive a full scholarship covering all costs of participation: tuition, hostel, meals, books, and travel. These full scholarships are thanks to the generosity and vision of PROMYS India's founding sponsors: Nick Nash & Phalgun Raju, Avi and Sandra Nash, Indira Foundation, and Morph.org.
The dates of PROMYS India 2023 have not yet been finalized.
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