The MOONBOTS 2017 competition is open for registration.

  • WEDNESDAY 1 FEBRUARY 2017

    Phase 1 Starts

    Start of Phase One. Teams can start registering and submit their Team Biography, Team logo and Consent Forms.

  • WEDNESDAY 1 MARCH 2017

    Team Registration Ends

    Registration period ends. Teams cannot register after this date.

  • WEDNESDAY 15 MARCH 2017

    Submission closes at 11.59.59PM (Pacific Time).

    Teams must have completed their registration and submitted their Video before 11.59.59PM (Pacific Time).

    End of Phase One.

  • THURSDAY 16 MARCH TO FRIDAY 31 MARCH 2017

    Judging

    Judging of all eligible team submissions.

  • FRIDAY 31 MARCH 2017

    Start of Phase Two

    Announcement of the Phase One winners will happen on or around 31 March 2017. Twelve (12) Teams will proceed to Phase Two. All necessary materials for participation in Phase Two will be sent to the 12 teams.

    Teams must have completed creating their Lunar Landscape, their robot and Game Play and have submitted a one-page document describing their Game Play. They must also have finished and uploaded a video showing their outreach to the public. (See rules for details). Five photos must also be submitted to the MOONBOTS website. The exact deadline for submission of the above is 30 JUNE 2017 at 11.59.59 PM (Pacific Time).

  • FRIDAY 30 JUNE 2017

    End of Phase Two

  • SATURDAY 1 JULY TO SATURDAY 15 JULY 2017

    Live Mission Transmission

    The 12 teams will have a Live Mission Transmission with the MOONBOTS judges, scheduled individually with the Team Captains in this period of time. The judges will also vote and find the winner of the MOONBOTS 2017 Challenge.

  • THURSDAY 20 JULY 2017

    Grand Prize Winner Announced!

    The announcement of the Grand Prize winner will be made on or around 20 July 2017.