Registration

Registration fees are as follows (all prices are $US):

EXPLORER $400
RANGER $200
NAVIGATOR $100
SCOUT $50

*Some regionals will offer discounts on registration fees; others may have sponsors or scholarships to help cover them.  Contact your regional coordinator for more information. PLEASE NOTE: Registration fee payments are credit card ONLY. Registration fees cannot be refunded or transferred to future years or other teams.

Check below for information regarding registration for your regional event.  As registrations open for the 2020 MATE competition season, the list below will be updated and populated with information. 

**NEW for 2020** EXPLORER Teams who compete in the ASEAN, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Turkey or United Arab Emirates Super-Regionals should register directly with their regional event.  All other EXPLORER class teams should register directly with the "EXPLORER DEMO" event.   

Please click here for the EXPLORER class eligibility requirements. 

The following are links to registration tutorials for Mentors/Instructors, Student Participants OVER 18, and Student Particpants UNDER 18 (for parents and legal guardians).  

Event Registration Opens Team Registration Closes Competition Date
EXPLORER DEMO December 1, 2019 April 1, 2020 Qualifier
American Samoa TBD    
Appalachian Highlands January 2, 2020 April 1, 2020 May 9, 2020
Arizona January 15, 2020 April 15, 2020 May 9, 2020
ASEAN January 22, 2020 April 12, 2020 April 18 &19, 2020
Asia - NAVIGATOR CLOSED EVENT CANCELLED
Bermuda January 7, 2020 May 8, 2020 May 9, 2020
Big Island TBD    
China - Mainland TBD    
Coastal Carolina February 12, 2020 May 15, 2020 May 30, 2020
Colorado TBD    
Egypt January 2, 2020 March 15, 2020 April 2 - 4, 2020
Florida TBD    
Gray's Reef - Southeast January 2, 2020 April 17, 2020 May 1 & 2, 2020
Great Lakes - Michigan January 6, 2020 March 16, 2020 May 16, 2020
Guam February 3, 2020 March 27, 2020 April 18, 2020
Hong Kong (RANGER & EXPLORER) TBD    
Hong Kong (SCOUT & NAVIGATOR) TBD    
India January 2, 2020 March 1, 2020 April 27, 2020
Indiana February 3, 2020 April 18, 2020 April 25, 2020
Mid-Atlantic January 2, 2020 March 25, 2020 April 25, 2020
New England February 18, 2020 May 2, 2020 May 9, 2020
Newfoundland & Labrador January 2, 2020 April 1, 2020 May 7 - 9, 2020
Northern California - Monterey January 17, 2020 April 18, 2020 May 2, 2020
Northern Gulf Coast January 21, 2020 April 3, 2020 April 24, 2020
Nova Scotia TBD    
Oahu TBD    
Ohio - Buckeye February 24.2020 April 27, 2020 May 9, 2020
Olympic Coast TBD    
Oregon January 15, 2020 April 1, 2020 April 18, 2020
Pacific Northwest March 1, 2020 April 25, 2020 May 9, 2020
Pennsylvania January 2, 2020 April 15, 2020 May 9, 2020
Russia - Far East January 20, 2020 April 25, 2020 May 8 & 9, 2020
San Francisco Bay - Golden Bear February 8, 2020 March 20, 2020 April 4, 2020
Scotland January 14, 2020 March 31, 2020 April 28, 2020
Shedd Aquarium - Midwest February 3, 2020 April 10, 2020 April 25, 2020
Southern California - Long Beach February 19, 2020 April 17.2020 May 2, 2020
Texas January 29, 2020 April 18, 2020 May 2, 2020
Tunisia TBD    
Turkey January 2, 2020 April 1, 2020 April 18 & 19, 2020
United Arab Emirates January 7, 2020 April 1, 2020 April 9 - 11, 2020
Wisconsin February 7, 2020 April 10, 2020 April 26, 2020