Robotic Competition Awards

In both the Championship and Hub competitions, award categories include Founders Award for Creative Design, Most Robust Robot and Overall Game Winner.

Other awards vary by competition and may include: Most Photogenic Machine, Most Elegant Machine, Best Web Page Design, Best CAD Design, Best Video,  Best T‐shirt Design, Best Middle School Team,  Best Small School Team, Best Rookie Team, and Top Gun (most points scored in a single match).

BEST Award

BEST Award categories include Marketing Presentation, Exhibit Booth, Project Engineering Notebook, Spirit and Sportsmanship, and BEST Overall Winner.

Judging criteria is based on Diversity of Participation, Application of Engineering Design Process, School Involvement, Positive Attitude & Enthusiasm, Community Outreach, Teamwork, Ethics, Sportsmanship, and Creativity.

BEST Robotics Simulink Design Award

Open to all teams participating in the Championship Regional competitions.  The award will be presented to one team from each of the Regional Championships that best applies the Simulink Support Package for VEX based on the judging criteria and robot performance in the competition.

Learn more about the award and other resources from our partners at MathWorks.