COMPETITIONS

The WorldQuant Virtual Research Center conducts competitions throughout the year and around the world. Compete with others, learn about quantitative finance and potentially earn a role as a research consultant.

International Quant Championship

The International Quant Championship allows participants to create teams and compete at the university, national and global levels with top quantitative minds from around the world.

OVERVIEW & GUIDELINES

WorldQuant Challenge

By enrolling in the WorldQuant Challenge, users are automatically entered into ongoing competitions where they will have the opportunity to compete alongside users from all over the world.

OVERVIEW & GUIDELINES

Women Who Quant

Women Who Quant is an international online competition and learning opportunity designed with the goal of increasing the participation of, and opportunities for, women in the quantitative finance industry. Participants in Women Who Quant can learn about quantitative finance through live and recorded skill-building sessions, which are optional and online for convenience.

OVERVIEW & GUIDELINES

 

Magnus Quant Challenge

The Virtual Research Center is excited to launch the Magnus Quant Challenge, a new month-long competition designed to show that many of the skills learned in chess may translate into success in the quantitative finance world.

OVERVIEW & GUIDELINES
 

Other Competitions

 

Our competitions are a great way to learn and earn. Look out for unique opportunities throughout the year to apply your quantitative skills and potentially earn compelling incentives.

Alphathons

Each Alphathon is a time-bound accelerated version of the WorldQuant Challenge.


 

Current Alphathons

 

China

National Alphathon WorldQuant 校园量化建模挑战赛

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching multiple university-level Alphathons, which are part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for students in a number of universities, which are listed below. This would give students from these universities an exciting opportunity to learn about quantitative finance and data science.
作为 WorldQuant挑战计划的一部分,WorldQuant虚拟研究中心将会在中国下列的大学中开启面向大学生的WorldQunt校园量化建模挑战赛。

Antai College of Economics & Management, Shanghai JiaoTong University 上交安泰

Antai College of Economics & Management, Shanghai JiaoTong University (Antai College) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Antai College Financial Quantitative Investment Research Competition, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge.

交大安泰和WorldQuant的VRC项目将举行一场金融量化投资研究大赛。这也是世坤挑战计划的一部分。


 

India

IIM Ahmedabad Alphathon

IIM Ahmedabad and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIM Ahmedabad Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIM Ahmedabad students beginning on 26th January, 2019 and ending on 8th February, 2019.

IIM Bangalore Alphathon

IIM Bangalore and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIM Bangalore Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIM Bangalore students beginning on 26th January, 2019 and ending on 12th February, 2019.

IIM Calcutta Alphathon

IIM Calcutta and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIM Calcutta Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIM Calcutta students beginning on 26th January 2019 and ending on 4th January 2019.

IIM Lucknow Alphathon

IIM Lucknow and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIM Lucknow Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIM Lucknow students beginning on 22nd January, 2019 and ending on 13th February, 2019.

VIT University Alphathon

VIT University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the VIT University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for VIT University students beginning on 04th Feburary, 2019 and ending on 24th February, 2019.

BITS Pilani Alphathon

APOGEE, BITS Pilani and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BITS Pilani Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for BITS Pilani students beginning on 21st January, 2019 and ending on 11th February, 2019.

IIT Dhanbad Alphathon

IIT Dhanbad and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Dhanbad Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Dhanbad students beginning on 27th Jan, 2019 and ending on 17th Feb, 2019.

IIT Hyderabad Alphathon

IIT Hyderabad and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Hyderabad Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Hyderabad students beginning on 20th Jan, 2019 and ending on 10th Feb, 2019.

IIT Guwahati Alphathon

IIT Guwahati and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Guwahati Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Guwahati students beginning on 27th Jan, 2019 and ending on 17th Feb, 2019.

IIT BHU Alphathon

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT BHU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi students beginning on 16th February, 2019 and ending on 7th March, 2019.

NSIT Alphathon

Netaji Subhas University of Technology and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the NSIT Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Netaji Subhas University of Technology students beginning on 24th January, 2019 and ending on 14th February, 2019.

PEC Alphathon

Punjab Engineering College and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the PEC Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for PEC students beginning on 19th January 2019 and ending on 10th February 2019.

IIT Ropar Alphathon

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Ropar Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Ropar students beginning on 20th January 2019 and ending on 11th February 2019.

IIFT Alphathon

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIFT Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Indian Institute of Foreign Trade students beginning on January 20th, 10:30 am IST and ending on February 10th, 10:30 am IST.

NIT Jalandhar Alphathon

NIT Jalandhar and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the NIT Jalandhar Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for NIT Jalandhar students beginning on January 20th, 10:30 am IST and ending on February 10th, 10:30 am IST.

IIT Bombay Alphathon

IIT Bombay and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Bombay Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Bombay students beginning on January 20th, 10:30 am IST and ending on February 10th, 10:30 am IST.

IIT Gandhinagar Alphathon

IIT Gandhinagar and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Gandhinagar Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Gandhinagar students beginning on 18th January 2019 and ending on 9th February 2019.

IIT Kanpur Alphathon

IIT Kanpur and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Kanpur Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Kanpur students beginning on 20th January and ending on 10th February 2019.

BITS Goa Alphathon

Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani - Goa and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BITS Goa Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for BITS Goa students beginning on 8th January, 2019 and ending on 28th January, 2019.

DTU Alphathon

Delhi Technological University (DTU) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the DTU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for DTU students beginning on 5th January, 2019 and ending on 26th January, 2019.

IIT Delhi Alphathon

IIT Delhi and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Delhi Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Delhi students beginning on 5th January, 2019 and ending on 26th January, 2019.

IIT Madras Alphathon

As a part of Shaastra 2019, IIT Madras and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Madras Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT Madras students beginning on 4th January, 2019 and ending on 26th January, 2019.

IIT KGP Alphathon

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT KGP) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT KGP Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for IIT KGP students beginning on 16th January, 2019 and ending on 5th February, 2019.

IIT Roorkee

Finance Club, IIT Roorkee and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the IIT Roorkee Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, beginning on 10th December, 2018 at 10am IST. 

BITS Hyderabad

As part of ATMOS 18, BITS Hyderabad and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BITS Alphathon, beginning on 26th October, 2018 at 10am IST. 

 


 

Korea

KCB Alphathon

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology College of Business, Seoul Campus (KCB) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the KCN Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for KCB students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 14th December 2018.

KNU Alphathon

Kyungpook National University (KNU) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the KNU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for KNU students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 14th December 2018

Postech Alphathon

Pohang University of Science and Technology and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the POSTECH Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for POSTECH students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 14th December 2018.

KAIST Alphathon

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the KAIST Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for KAIST students beginning on 14th December 2018 and ending on 11th January 2019.

Korea University Alphathon

Korea University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Korea University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Korea University students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 14th December 2018
 


 

Mexico

ITESM Alphathon

Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the ITESM Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for ITESM students beginning on 5th February, 2019 and ending on 25th February, 2019.


 

Romania

Bucharest Alphathon

WorldQuant is excited to partner with Asociatia Studentilor de Matematica si Informatica (ASMI) in conducting the Bucharest Quant Challenge. This competition will allow students at the University of Bucharest and Polytechnic University of Bucharest to learn about quantitative finance and test their skills in building alphas—mathematical models that seek to predict price movements in financial markets.

Cluj Alphathon

WorldQuant is excited to partner with Universitatea Babes-Bolyai Cluj-Napoca in conducting the Cluj Quant Challenge. This competition will allow students at Universitatea Babes-Bolyai Cluj-Napoca to learn about quantitative finance and test their skills in building alphas—mathematical models that seek to predict price movements in financial markets. 


 

Russia

MSU Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the MSU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Moscow State University students beginning on 11th February 2019 and ending on 3rd March 2019.

HSE Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the HSE Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Higher School of Economics students beginning on 11th February 2019 and ending on 3rd March 2019.

MIPT Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the MIPT Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology students beginning on 11th February 2019 and ending on 3rd March 2019.

VSU Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the VSU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Voronezh State University students beginning on 27th January 2019 and ending on 28th February 2019.

Tyumen State University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Tyumen State University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Tyumen State University students beginning on 1st February 2019 and ending on 28th February 2019.

TSU Alphathon

Tomsk State University (TSU) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the TSU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for TSU students beginning on 2nd December 2018 and ending on 28th December 2018.

Samara National Research University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Alphathon at Samara National Research University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Alphathon at Samara National Research University beginning on  26th November 2018 and ending on 26th December 2018.

RUDN Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the RUDN Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for RUDN students beginning on 7th December 2018 and ending on 7th January 2018.

ITMO Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the ITMO University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for ITMO University beginning on 21st November 2018 and ending on 19th December 2018.

Kazan Federal University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Kazan Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for KFU students beginning on 21st November 2018 and ending on 19th December 2018.

Perm State University Alphathonlphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Perm State University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Perm State University students beginning on 21st November 2018 and ending on 17th December 2018.

SPbSTU Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the SPbSTU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for SPbSTU students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 21st December 2018.

UNECON Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UNECON Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for UNECON students beginning on 25th November 2018 and ending on 23rd December 2018.

Novosibirsk State University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Novosibirsk State University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Novosibirsk State University students beginning on 26th November 2018 and ending on 24th December 2018.

Tomsk Polytechnic University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Tomsk Polytechnic University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Tomsk Polytechnic University students beginning on 30th November 2018 and ending on 21st December 2018.

Saratov State University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Saratov State University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Saratov State University students beginning on 30th November 2018 and ending on 28th December 2018.

Bryansk State Technical University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Bryansk State Technical University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Bryansk State Technical University students beginning on 30th November 2018 and ending on 28th December 2018.

Novosibirsk State Technical University Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Novosibirsk State Technical University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Novosibirsk State Technical University students beginning on 1st December 2018 and ending on 29th December 2018.

BMSTU

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BMSTU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for BMSTU students beginning on 22 November 2018 and ending on 20 December 2018.

URFU Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the URFU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for URFU students beginning on 16 November 2018 and ending on 14 December 2018.  

PRUE Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the PRUE Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for PRUE students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 20th December 2018. 

UNN Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UNN Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for UNN students beginning on 23rd November 2018 and ending on 20th December 2018. 

SPBU

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the SPBU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Saint Petersburg State University students beginning on 16 November 2018 and ending on 14 December 2018. 


 

Singapore

SMU Alphathon

Singapore Management University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center are collaborating to launch the inaugural SMU Alphathon for students from these universities;

  • Singapore Management University
  • National University of Singapore
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • Singapore University of Technology and Design

 

Taiwan

Taoyuan Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Taoyuan Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, beginning on 3rd December 2018 0:00 TWT and ending on 23rd December 2018 24:00 TWT for students from for students from these universities; 

  • 中央大學National Central University
  • 中原大學Chung Yuan University
  • 元智大學Yuan Ze University
     

Taipei Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Taipei Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, starting on 14th January 2019 0:00 TWT and ending on 3rd February 2019 24:00 TWT for students from these universities;

  • 台灣大學National Taiwan University
  • 政治大學National Cheng Chi University
  • 台灣科技大學National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
  • 淡江大學Tam Kang University
  • 台北科技大學National Taipei University of Technology
     

Hsinchu Alphathon

WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Hsinchu Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, starting on 14th January 2019 0:00 TWT and ending on 3rd February 2019 24:00 TWT for students from these universities;

  • 清華大學National Tsing Hua University
  • 交通大學National Chiao Tung University

 

Thailand

KUSCI Alphathon

Kasetsart University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the KUSCI Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Kasetsart University students beginning on 21st March, 2019 and ending on 28th March, 2019.


 

UK

Imperial College Alphathon

Imperial College London and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Imperial College Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Imperial College London students beginning on 29th January, 2019 and ending on 18th February, 2019.


 

Vietnam

PTIT Alphathon

Hanoi Post and Telecommunication Institute and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the PTIT Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Hanoi Post and Telecommunication Institute students beginning on 10th February, 2019 and ending on 28th February, 2019.

FPTU Alphathon

FPT University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the FPTU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for FPT University students beginning on 11th February, 2019 and ending on 4th March, 2019.

UEH Alphathon

HCM Universities of Economics and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UEH Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for HCM Universities of Economics students beginning on 26th Jan, 2019 and ending on 16th Feb, 2019.

HCMUT Alphathon

Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology Alphathon 2018 and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology students beginning on 8th February, 2019 and ending on 28th February, 2019.

USTH Alphathon

University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the USTH Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for University of Science and Technology of Hanoi students beginning on 12th January 2019 and ending on 2nd February 2019.

National Economic University Alphathon

National Economics University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the National Economics University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for National Economics University students beginning on 6th January, 2019 and ending on 27th January, 2019.

Hanoi University of Industry Alphathon

Hanoi University of Industry and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Hanoi University of Industry Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Hanoi University of Industry students beginning on 8th Janary 2019 and ending on 29th January 2019.

UEL Alphathon

University of Economics and Laws (UEL)and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UEL Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for UEL students beginning on 12th January and ending on 2nd February.

VNU-UET Alphathon

VNU University of Engineering and Technology and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the VNU-UET Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for VNU-UET students beginning on 10th January and ending on 31st January, 2019.

TUEBA Alphathon

Thai Nguyen University, University of Economics and Business Administration (TUEBA) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the TUEBA Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for TUEBA students beginning on 7th January and ending on 28th January, 2019.

HUST Alphathon

Hanoi University of Science and Technology and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the HUST Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for HUST students beginning on 7th January, 2019 and ending on 28th January, 2019.

Thuyloi University Alphathon

Thuyloi University and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Thuyloi University Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Thuyloi University students beginning on 10th January, 2019 and ending on 31st January, 2019.

FTU-Hanoi Alphathon

Foreign Trade University - Hanoi and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the FTU-Hanoi Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for FTU-Hanoi students beginning on 6th January 2019 and ending on 27th January 2019.

BUH Alphathon

BUH and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BUH Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for BUH students beginning on 3rd January and ending on 24th January 2019.

HCMIU Alphathon

Ho Chi Minh City International University (HCMIU) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the HCMIU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for HCMIU students beginning on 22nd December 2018 and ending on 12th January 2019.

Academy of Finance Alphathon

Academy of Finance and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the Academy of Finance Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Academy of Finance students beginning on 3rd January and ending on 24th January 2019.

TMU Alphathon

Thuong Mai University (TMU) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the TMU Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for TMU students beginning on 13th January 2019 and ending on 3rd February 2019.

University of Finance and Marketing Alphathon

University of Finance and Marketing and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the University of Finance and Marketing Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for University of Finance and Marketing students beginning on 22nd December 2018 and ending on 12th January 2019

UTC Alphathon

The University of Transport and Communications and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UTC Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for UTC students beginning on 20th December 2018 and ending on 10th January 2019.

FTU Ho Chi Minh

Foreign Trade University - HCM and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the FTU-HCM Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for FTU-HCM students beginning on 20th December 2018 and ending on 10th January 2019.

HCM University of Science

HCM University of Science and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the HCM University of Science Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for HCM University of Science students  beginning on  2nd December 2018 and ending on 23rd December 2018.

University of Economic and Technical Industries (UNETI)

University of Economic and Technical Industries (UNETI) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the UNETI Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for UNETI students beginning on 20th December 2018 to 17th January 2019.

Hanoi University of Science

Hanoi University of Science and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the HUS Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Hanoi University of Science students beginning on 2 December 2018 and ending on 23 December 2018.

Banking Academy

Banking Academy and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the BA Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for Banking Academy students beginning on 27 November 2018 and ending on 18 December 2018. 

VNU University of Economics and Business 

VNU University of Economics and Business(VNU-UEB) and WorldQuant Virtual Research Center will be launching the VNU-UEB Alphathon, which is part of the WorldQuant Challenge, for VNU-UEB students beginning on 8th December, 2018 and ending on 29 December, 2018. 



 
 

Previous Alphathons

Summer 2016

The Summer Alphathon™ has now concluded. Congratulations to all who competed successfully and those who have as well joined the global team of research consultants!

Spring 2016

The Spring Alphathon™ has now concluded. Congratulations to all who competed successfully and those who have as well joined the global team of research consultants!

Autumn 2015

Winner: Svetlana S Prize Amount: $5000

The overall winner, Svetlana S. from Moscow, Russia representing the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, received a $5,000 stipend upon becoming a research consultant and achieved a score of 2,645,000 in just over 60 days!

Congratulations Svetlana, we look forward to seeing great results from you as a research consultant.

Summer 2015

Winner: Evgenij K Prize Amount: $5000

The overall winner Evgenij K. from Moscow, Russia qualified for a $5,000 stipend upon becoming a research consultant and achieved a score of 1,251,000 in just over 60 days!

Congratulations Evgenij, we look forward to seeing great results from you as a research consultant.


Solve-a-thons

We sometimes organize time-bound alpha-building competitions that are available only in specific regions.

For example, we ran a competition co-branded with MIT Tech Review® for U.S. participants from December 2015 to February 2016. This competition was called Solve-A-Thon.


 

Previous Solve-a-thons

Solve-a-thon at MIT

Winner: Song W Prize Amount: $10,000

The overall winner, Song W. from New York representing Baruch College, earned the top prize of $10,000 by obtaining a score over 100,000 in 2 months.

Congratulations, Song!