Welcome to the the Institute of Creative Problem Solving for Gifted and Talented Students
"Our students are instilled with a lifelong love of mathematics. Many of our graduates - over 10% - go on to win prestigious awards, including national and international math, science, and engineering contests."
Jong P. Lee, Ph.D., Founder and Director
United States Presidential Awardee for Excellence
in Math, Science, and Engineering Mentoring
The National Museum of Mathematics is an incredible facility that displays the many fascinating examples of mathematics.
Congratulations to all the students who were accepted into the 2016-2017 Institute of Creative Problem Solving. This year we selected 86 students from 37 Long Island school districts.
Additionally, we accepted 26 students to participate in the Research and Technology program. The due date to return the acceptance form is July 2, 2016. If the forms are not received by that date, your position will be awarded to students on our waiting list.
I hope all of our graduates and future participants have an enjoyable and mathematically rewarding summer. Follow us and friend us at https://www.facebook.com/groups/icpsalum/.
The Institute of Creative Problem Solving for Gifted and Talented Students' mission is to enhance the problem solving skills of exceptionally talented students using advanced mathematics and creative thinking.
The Institute strengthens our nation's development of young leaders and role models in mathematics, science and technology to allow them to contribute greatly to society.
The Institute is tuition free, providing equal access to all qualified students from Long Island and promoting under represented populations in the mathematics, science and engineering fields.