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Online Challenges Close Today & Deadlines Approaching for Scholarship Entries!

Online Challenges Close Today at 4p.m. CST!

Online Challenges Close Today at 4p.m. CST!

January 13, 2015 – The REC Foundation Online Challenges will close today at 4 p.m. CST. The Online Challenges are an important part of the program, enabling participating students to win prizes and potentially qualify to attend VEX Robotics World Championship.

The REC Foundation organizes Online Challenges in subjects such as robot construction, sustainable engineering, animation, and video production. Remember, to win the Excellence Award at World Championship in the VEX Robotics Competition, a team must enter at least two of the Online Challenges.

The REC Foundation Scholarship Program is another wonderful benefit to participants intent on continuing their education beyond high school. Currently, the REC Foundation offers over 100 scholarships valued at more than $2 million. Deadlines are quickly approaching for three unique scholarships offered by our partners Chevron, Robomatter and Texas Instruments. Each of the scholarships offered by our partners are valued at $5,000 and entry requirements may vary, but deadline to apply is January 31, 2015.