The August Möbius Contest was founded in 1997 to provide financial support to Russian undergraduate and graduate students - authors of the best works in mathematics. The aim of the contest is to help young mathematicians to carry out scientific research in Russia.
The contest is funded and organized by the "Möbius Contest", a nonprofit foundation for support of young scientists, together with the Independent University of Moscow (IUM).
Participants of the Contest must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students of any Russian university (also, full-time graduates students of research institutions), having this status as of June 1 of the year when the contest is held.
Each participant submits an independent work in mathematics (or mathematically rigorous work in mathematical physics).
Winners of the Contest are awarded a monthly grant for 1 or 2 years provided the winner lives in Russia.
Young scientists are welcome to take part in our Contest!
September 20, 2016. Application submission for the Twentieth All-Russian August Möbius Contest is finished.
The total number of submitted applications is 43 (23 in the nomination "Undergraduates" and 20 in the nomination "Undergraduates and graduates").
February 1, 2016. Application submission for the Twentieth All-Russian August Möbius Contest has started. The application deadline is September 20, 2016, according to the "Rules of Möbius Contest".
Size of scholarships for Contest winners increased.
November 18, 2015 the final round of the 19th Möbius Contest was held in the conference-hall of the Independent University of Moscow. The Contest results you can see on our web-site. Our congratulations to the winners...
November 4, 2015. The Jury of the 19th Möbius Contest at its meeting decided to invite 6 participants in the nomination "Undergraduates and Graduates" and 5 participants in the nomination "Undergraduates" to the final round of the contest, to be held on November 18, 2015. Details...
September 20, 2015. Application submission for the Nineteenth All-Russian August Möbius Contest is finished.