2018 Challenge Dates are set! See when Challenge weekend and the final event will be.

2018 Challenge Dates are set! See when Challenge weekend and the final event will be.

November 1, 2017

November 2017

Registration OPENS - In mid-to-late November. Check back for a firm date.

Friday, February 23, 2018 4:00 p.m. EST

Registration CLOSES.

Friday-Monday, March 2 to March 5, 2018

Challenge Weekend 

Choose your continuous 14-hour work time during: 8:00 a.m. EST on Friday, March 2 through 8:00 a.m. EST on Monday, March 5, 2018.

Parental/Guardian Consent 

A parent or guardian for each student team member should submit consent via login to M3 Challenge site before Challenge weekend.  

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 3:00 p.m. EST

Deadlines for coaches and students to log in and make changes to team record.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Authenticity Certification (for each team) – The teacher-coach must certify, via login, that their team’s submission is authentic and was completed according to the Official Rules and Guidelines.

Thursday-Saturday March 8-17, 2018

Triage judging activities.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Teams making it through triage judging into Round 2 are notified.

Thursday-Sunday March 22-25, 2018

Contention judging activities.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Top six, semi-finalist, and honorable mention teams are notified.

Monday, April 30, 2018

Confirmation judging with presentations by top six teams, followed by awards ceremony. Details to be announced.

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