About the Competition

VEX IQ Robotics Competition

Updated: Sep.10.2022

“The VEX IQ Challenge, presented by the Robotics Education & Competition Foundation, provides elementary and middle school students with exciting, open-ended robotics and research project challenges that enhance their science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills through hands-on, student-centered learning. The VEX IQ Challenge fosters student development of the teamwork, critical thinking, project management, and communication skills required to prepare them to become the next generation of innovators and problem solvers.”

Robotics Education & Competition Foundation

About the Competition: http://www.roboticseducation.org/

YouTube Video of the competition: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imgKAzPzjlE

Sign Up Process

Registration for a VEX-IQ Robotics Competition team costs $150 USD. Additional teams from the same schools can register for $100 USD. Tournament entry fees may vary by event.


Each team (robot) must register to receive an unique team identification number. Once the team (robot) has its own identification number, each team (robot) can register for specific event(s) in your area.

Check out the event date(s): http://www.robotevents.com/robot-competitions/vex-iq-challenge

If your group wishes to compete in the VEX-IQ competition, consider purchasing an offical game set. http://www.vexrobotics.com/vexiq

VEX IQ Competition will have the following activities:

  • Autonomous Robot Challenge
  • Robots Skills Challenge
  • Team work Challenge