Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Online Challenges

Team Promotional Video

Registered VEX Robotics Competition teams can submit a video to be judged for the VEX Robotics Competition World Championship Promote Award.

 

Prizes

  • 1st: 2010 VEX Robotics Promote Award, One VEX Robotics Clasroom Lab Kit including the Autodesk® VEX Robotics Curriculum, Automatic Team Qualification for the 2010 VRC World Championship
  • 2nd: One VEX Dual Control Starter Bundle
  • 3rd: One VEX Protobot Robot Kit

Requirements

To be considered for the Promote Award, submitted videos should do at least one or any combination from the following list:

  • Show and celebrate the team experience throughout the current or past VEX Robotics Competition season, including scenes from the design, build and/or competition phases of the program
  • Promote how the VEX Robotics Competition makes an impact on students, in the local community or schools/clubs participating in the program
  • Promote what students learn through their experience in the VEX Robotics Competition
  • Create an entertaining advertisement or short movie highlighting VEX Robots
JudgingSubmissions will be showcased on the RobotEvents.com Online Challenge website and will be scored by the viewing community. Submissions will be judged on a 50-point scale.The community voting will determine seven of the ten finalists to be judged for the Promote Award. Three additional submissions chosen by the VEX Advisory Council and the challenge partners will complete the group of ten finalists that move on to the last round of judging. The ten finalist videos will be scored with a weighted system including the community voting scores, scores given by the VEX Robotics Advisory Council and scores given by representatives from the presenting sponsors of the VEX Robotics Competition World Championship. The combined scores will determine the 2010 Promote Award winner.Point Scale
  • 20 Points: Clarity and persuasiveness: how well did the video make its points and show/promote the team dynamics described in the Challenge Details above
  • 15 Points: Entertainment: was the video entertaining and fun to watch
  • 15 Points: Video quality: was the video good technically, including composition, lighting, script, sound, title image and editing

Deadline Information

Current time:
Tue, Jun 27, 2017 12:19 PM CDT

Opens:

Mon, Jan 25, 2010 12:01 AM CST

Closes:

Sat, Mar 6, 2010 2:00 AM CST

Voting Ends:

Fri, Mar 19, 2010 9:00 PM CDT