Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Online Challenges

Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries, including the last 16 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects, use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas before they're ever built or created. From blockbuster visual effects and buildings that create their own energy to electric cars and the batteries that power them, the work of our 3D software customers is everywhere you look.

Sponsor

Make It Real CAD Engineering Challenge, Sponsored by Autodesk ®

Have you ever wanted a particular component for your robot that was not included in the kit of parts? Do you want to design and make something unique that sets you apart from your peers? Then the “Make It Real CAD Engineering Challenge” is for you! Autodesk is sponsoring this challenge and giving you a chance to focus your passion for CAD and apply your skills to solve a real world design issue. Tune in closer to Fall of 2017 for details on this season's new challenge!

 

Grade Level Requirements

Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions

Program Requirements

VEX IQ Challenge VEX Robotics Competition VEX U Open to All

Prizes

Check back in Fall 2017 for more details!

Eligibility

  • Entrant age range: Age 13-24 years old, must be a registered student or homeschooler.
  • VEX competition team requirement: Does not have to be a team entry.
  • Designs submitted in previous Online Challenges are not eligible for submission.
  • Only one entry per challenge is permitted by the same person (if an individual entry) or team (if a group/team entry). Each team in a multi-team school or club program may submit an entry. For example, teams 123A and 123B could each submit an entry, but team 123A could not submit two entries.

Requirements

Check back in Fall 2017 for more details!

Deadline Information

Current time:
Sat, Aug 19, 2017 12:17 AM CDT

Opens:

Wed, Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM CDT

Closes:

Wed, Jan 10, 2018 1:00 PM CST

Voting Ends:

Fri, Jan 26, 2018 9:40 AM CST

Entries