"The enthusiasm for the Putnam Competition across the mathematics community speaks to the dedication of faculty and students and points to a dynamic future for our discipline."
MAA Executive Director Michael Pearson
4,229 students participants from 570 institutions participated in the competition on December 7, 2019. A list of top college and university teams and top student participants is available here. The highest score on the six-hour exam was a perfect score of 120 points. Cash prizes are awarded to the Putnam Fellows, the Elizabeth Lowell Putnam Prize winners, and the mathematics departments and student members of the highest-ranked teams.
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