Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Online Challenges

2018 Challenges

VRC Girl Powered Online Challenge Sponsored by Google

Opens: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 1:00 PM CST

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 RAD VEX AI Competition

Girl Powered is an initiative to redefine the face of STEM by creating a more inclusive environment for all students within the robotics community. Together, with the support of the entire community, we strive to encourage equal participation of young women and men in competitive robotics. We want to use this challenge to show the robotics community at large just what it means to be a Girl Powered VEX Robotics Competition team!

Things to keep in mind for a successful submission:

  • When you hear the phrase, Girl Powered, what comes to mind? How is it reflected in...
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VIQC Girl Powered Online Challenge Sponsored by Google

Opens: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 1:00 PM CST

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 RAD VEX AI Competition

Girl Powered is an initiative to redefine the face of STEM by creating a more inclusive environment for all students within the robotics community. Together, with the support of the entire community, we strive to encourage equal participation of young women and men in competitive robotics. We want to use this challenge to show the robotics community at large just what it means to be a Girl Powered VEX IQ Challenge team!

Things to keep in mind for a successful submission:

  • When you hear the phrase, Girl Powered, what comes to mind? How is it reflected in your...
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Electronics Online Challenge Sponsored by Texas Instruments

Opens: Wed, Sep 13, 2017 8:00 AM CDT
Closes: Wed, Jan 10, 2018 1:00 PM CST

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 RAD VEX AI Competition

Texas Instruments (TI) is one of the largest semiconductor design and manufacturing companies in the world. That means we make amazing technology that is inside many of the most innovative electronic products you use every day. For example, TI components are inside the VIQC controller, BEATS headphones, GoPro Hero 4 camera, Tesla cars, and the Samsung Galaxy. We challenge you to find a device (we recommend choosing something you don’t mind breaking apart, for example an old phone), and carefully deconstruct the device so you can find out what electronic components are inside....


Robot Virtual Worlds Online Challenge Sponsored by Robomatter

CONGRATULATIONS WINNERS FOR THIS SEASON’S CHALLENGE:

  • VEX ROBOTICS COMPETITION: 7110Z from Southlake, TX
  • VEX IQ CHALLENGE: 31009A from Xi’an, China

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Robomatter and the REC Foundation are proud to announce the VRC In the Zone and VIQC Ringmaster Programming Skills Challenge for Robot Virtual Worlds. Test your skills and qualify to compete at VEX Worlds 2018!

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