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The Brian Lester Prize for Specialist Mathematics is a current, annually offered, academic prize. The award was originally (from 1967 to 2005) for the top Year 12 Mathematics student but was re-defined and offered in 2006 as an award specifically for Specialist Mathematics.

It is named in memory of Brian Edward Lester (c1903-1967) a senior mathematics teacher at College. The prize was first awarded in 1967.

Brian Lester Mathematics Prize Awardees:

1967 Torode, I. P.
1968 Cook, J. A. R.
1969 Lamb, C. M.
1970 Silke, D. I.
1971 Mountjoy, G. H.
1972 Paton, R. J.
1973 Not Awarded.
1974 Thom, A. D.
1975 Amery, C. M.
1976 Thom, J. A.
1977 Urbahns, A.
1978 Crosby, I.
1979 Dennis, J
1980 Not Listed
1981 MacLeod, N.
1982 Manwaring, K.
1983 Wolf, P.
1984 Norbury, P.
1985 Tang S.
1986 Lau, P.
1987 Cheung, P.
1988 Abbott, I.
1989 Jackman, I.
1990 Mitchell, B.
1991 Anderson, B.
1992 Crowe, P.
1993 Fung, K. K.
1994 Davey, M.
1995 Clark, T.
1996 Chan, K. Y.
1997 Chan, Y. K.
1998 Ryan, P.
1999 Jeremiah, E.
2000 Sinclair, M.
2001 Bell, K.
2002 Friend, J.
2003 Dennis, P.
2004 Heard, G.
2005 McBride, J.

Brian Lester Prize for Specialist Mathematics Awardees:

2006 King, S.
2007 Wen, D.
2008 Certoma, D.
2009 Yeung, J.
2010 Pederson, N.
2011 Chai, F.
2012 Thomas, A.
2013 White, E.
2014 Baensch, A.
2015 Wong, S.
2016 Kovachev, M.
2017 Zhang, Y. E.
2018 McHarry, T.

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