What is Trig-Star?

Sponsored by the National Society of Professional Surveyors, Trig-Star is a competition that recognizes and rewards high school students who excel in mathematics, particularly Trigonometry, and their teachers. The goal of the program is to demonstrate practical uses for mathematics and bring greater awareness of the surveying profession. Learn More


our competition impact


Trig-Star shows students the practical uses for math while encouraging them to explore exciting careers in the surveying profession.


Trig-Star Sponsors take the lead in informing teachers and students about the contest and helping them prepare for success.


Trig-Star is committed to helping students secure educational funding. We offer scholarships and share information from other programs.

Our national winners

Winners from each participating state are eligible to compete for the National Trig-Star title.
The 2024 Richard E. Lomax National Trig-Star Awards are:

Zachary Clark

1st Place

Samuel Grogin


James Willden

2nd Place

Andy Zhang


Dhruv Goyal

3rd Place

Andy Xu

South Carolina