Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Online Challenges

2021 Challenges

VEX IQ Challenge "Make It Real" CAD Engineering Challenge Sponsored by Autodesk®

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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VEX IQ Challenge STEM Research Project Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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VEX IQ Challenge Girl Powered Essay Challenge Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Fri, Dec 11, 2020 5:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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VEX IQ Challenge Promote Award Online Video Challenge

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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VEX IQ STEM Career Readiness Online Challenge Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Fri, Jul 17, 2020 8:00 AM CDT
Closes: Fri, Oct 30, 2020 5:00 PM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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VEX Robotics Competition Team Website Challenge Sponsored by Dell

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Fri, Dec 11, 2020 5:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition VEX U
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VRC Girl Powered Essay Challenge Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 5:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition
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VEX Robotics Competition "Make It Real" CAD Engineering Challenge Sponsored by Autodesk®

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 5:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition VEX U
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VEX Robotics Competition Fusion 360 Video Online Challenge Sponsored by Autodesk®

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 31, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition VEX U RECF Aerial Drones Competition
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Recycle-Bot sponsored by REC Foundation

Opens: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Closes: Tue, Jun 1, 2021 11:59 AM CDT

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
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Theme It Up! Sponsored by the REC Foundation

Opens: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Closes: Wed, Jun 2, 2021 11:59 PM CDT

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
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Game Animation Sponsored by the REC Foundation

Opens: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Closes: Wed, Jun 2, 2021 11:59 PM CDT

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
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Repurpose sponsored by the REC Foundation

Opens: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Closes: Tue, Jun 1, 2021 11:59 AM CDT

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
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Educate Online Sponsored by the REC Foundation

Opens: Mon, Feb 8, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Closes: Tue, Jun 1, 2021 11:59 AM CDT

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
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Electronics Online Challenge Sponsored by Texas Instruments

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 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 RECF Aerial Drones Competition VEX AI Competition - High School VEX AI Competition - University
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International Robotics Honors Society Service Award Challenge Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition RECF Aerial Drones Competition VEX AI Competition - High School
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"Thinking Outside The Box" Photography Challenge

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 10, 2020 12:00 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
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VRC Promote Award Online Video Challenge

Opens: Tue, Sep 1, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Tue, Dec 15, 2020 5:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition VEX U
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Encore Online Challenge: VIQC Elementary School VEX World Robotics Championship

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Mar 18, 2021 12:00 PM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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Encore Online Challenge: VIQC Middle School VEX World Robotics Championship

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Mar 18, 2021 12:00 PM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX IQ Challenge
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Encore Online Challenge: VRC Middle School VEX World Robotics Championship

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Mar 18, 2021 12:00 PM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition
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Encore Online Challenge: VRC High School VEX World Robotics Championship

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Fri, Mar 19, 2021 11:30 AM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition
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VEX U Educate Online Challenge Sponsored by Robotics Education & Competition Foundation

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 31, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX U VEX AI Competition - University
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The Community Award Online Challenge Sponsored by Google

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 31, 2020 12:00 PM CST

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition VEX U
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The Unite Online Challenge Sponsored by Google

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 31, 2020 12:00 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 RECF Aerial Drones Competition VEX AI Competition - High School VEX AI Competition - University
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Teacher/Coach Fusion 360 Online Challenge Sponsored by Autodesk®

Opens: Mon, Oct 12, 2020 9:00 AM CDT
Closes: Thu, Dec 31, 2020 12:00 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 RECF Aerial Drones Competition VEX AI Competition - High School VEX AI Competition - University
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VRC Annotated Programming Skills Challenge Sponsored by The REC Foundation

Opens: Fri, Jul 17, 2020 8:00 AM CDT
Closes: Fri, Oct 30, 2020 5:00 PM CDT

Grade Level Requirements
Elementary School Middle School High School College / University No Grade Level Restrictions
Program Requirements
VEX Robotics Competition
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