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Toronto Catholic District School Board

Operations Research Challenge

Calling Students in Grades 9-12

TORCH, a student-run organization at the University of Toronto, organizes free competitions that introduce high school students (grade 9 to 12) to engineering. They are hosting their 5th annual contest on March 21st. Last year, there were close to 100 contestants and they gave away over $2,000 in prizes. This year, they hope to double the participation.
Get more information by viewing the flyer: TORCH flyer 2015.pdfTORCH Flyer
Or by visiting the website here:
The Operations Research Challenge (TORCH) is a free, one-day contest designed to introduce students grades 9 to 12 to Operations Research, a field that tackles many of today's complex decision-making problems through the use of engineering, computer science, and mathematical tools.
TORCH offers:
* Team-based challenges,
* Prizes,
* Free lunch + refreshments,
* Mentoring from university students, and
* Information on undergraduate studies in engineering
Registration is free, but space is limited!