by February 26, 2015 2 comments
Applications for the 2015 edition of the Cowbell National Secondary Schools Mathematics Competition (NASSMAC) has commenced.
The Cowbell National Secondary Schools Mathematics Competition is an annual Federal Ministry of Education approved competition organized and sponsored by Promasidor, the makers of the popular milk brand, Cowbell. The competition is for all students in JSS3 and SS2 in the government-approved schools across the country.


The competition is open to students aged 10-18 years attending private and public secondary schools full-time in Nigeria. Entry into this competition is FREE. Only the best 6 (SIX) students – 3 from JSS3 and 3 from SSS2 (irrespective of sex, religion, or state of origin) from each school are eligible to sit for this examination.
How To Apply:
Each School Head should collect 6 (SIX) registration forms, which must be correctly filled, stamped and signed by the School Principal and presented by the Students to the officials at the examination centers on the examination day. School Principals may also download the registration forms online at www.promasidor-ng.com.
Forms can also be obtained at the various State Ministries of Education Pan Nigeria and Promasidor Nig. Ltd, depots and offices nationwide. Please note that photocopied forms are allowed, as long as the School Principal endorses it.


National Prizes:
  • 1st prize – 5 Desktop computers and printers
  • 2nd prize – 3 Desktop computers and printers
  • 3rd prize – 2 Desktop computer and printers
National Prizes:-
Junior CategorySenior Category
N750,0001st PrizeN750,000
N500,0002nd PrizeN500,000
N250,0003rd PrizeN250,000
State Prizes:
Junior CategorySenior Category
N25,0001st PrizeN25,000
N20,0002nd PrizeN20,000
N15,0003rd PrizeN15,000


Mathematics Teachers of winning candidates both at the state and national levels will receive cash prizes and loads of cowbell products.
National Prizes:-
Junior CategorySenior Category
N250,0001st PrizeN250,000
N200,0002nd PrizeN200,000
N150,0003rd PrizeN150,000
State Prizes:
Junior CategorySenior Category
N15,0001st PrizeN15,000
– BENSON OWEKA’S MEMORIAL PRIZE: This prize goes to the school with the most consistent and outstanding performance average over a three-year period. Higher Education Exercise Books & Pens for all the students of the winning school. For this year, the targetted period is 2013 – 2015.

Examination Date and Rules:

-The First stage examination will hold in all states of the federation including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Saturday, March 14th, 2015 at 10:00am. However, accreditation of all candidates begins at 8:00am.
-Candidates must come to their designated examination centres with their Registration Forms.
-Late comers will not be allowed to write the examination.
-Candidates are to come along with only a pencil, biro, eraser, ruler and statistical table, NO CALCULATORS WILL BE ALLOWED.
-Any act of misconduct will lead to disqualification of the candidate.
-All candidates MUST be in their School Uniform

Download and view the list of Examination Centres to confirm the location of the centre nearest to you via the link below;
>>Cowbell Mathematics Competition Exam Centres<<
=> For the Exam Past Question Papers, click here
Credit to CampusPortalng


  1. great one from cowbell...not in sec schl anymore....
    @Emmy'z World

  2. Gloria Nwachukwu2 March 2015 at 04:34

    cool. need to tell my younger one