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 2021 MATE competition season, the list below will be updated and populated with information. 

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 "World Championship Qualifier" event.   

Please click here for the EXPLORER class eligibility requirements.

Please click here for the MATE ROV Competition Participant Code of Conduct

Tutorials for registration are here: Mentors/Instructors, Student Participants OVER 18, and Student Particpants UNDER 18 (for parents and/or legal guardians).  

Event Registration Opens Team Registration Closes Competition Date
World Championship Qualifier     TBD
American Samoa     TBD
Appalachian Highlands March 1, 2021 April 15, 2021 April  30 - May 1, 2021 (Hybrid)
Arizona     TBD
ASEAN     TBD
Asia - NAVIGATOR No event in 2021   Event cancelled due to COVID-19
Bermuda     TBD
Big Island No event in 2021   RANGER class competitiors should follow video submission guidelines
China - Mainland     TBD
Coastal Carolina     TBD
Colorado - Rocky Mountain     TBD
Egypt March 1, 2021 May 5, 2021 May 20 - 22, 2021 (In-Person)
Florida     TBD
Gray's Reef - Southeast February 5, 2021 April 16, 2021 May 1 & 2, 2021 (Hybrid)
Great Lakes - Michigan No event in 2021   RANGER class competitiors should follow video submission guidelines
Guam March 5, 2021 April 16, 2021 April 21, 2021 (Hybrid)
Hong Kong (RANGER & EXPLORER)     TBD
Hong Kong (SCOUT & NAVIGATOR)     TBD
India     TBD
Indiana - STEMNASIUM Circle City No event in 2021   Event cancelled due to COVID-19
Mid-Atlantic No event in 2021   Competitors should register with either Appalachian Highlands, Coastal Carolina, or Pennsylvania regional events 
Mid-South     TBD
New England PENDING April 30, 2021 May 22, 2021 (Remote)
Newfoundland & Labrador     TBD
Northern California - Monterey     TBD
Northern Gulf Coast March 1, 2021 April 2, 2021 April 23-25, 2021 (Hybrid)
Nova Scotia     TBD
Oahu No event in 2021   RANGER class competitors should follow video submission guidelines
Ohio - Buckeye No event in 2021   RANGER class competitors should follow video submission guidelines
Olympic Coast     TBD
Oregon     TBD
Pacific Northwest No event in 2021   RANGER class competitors should follow video submission guidelines
Pennsylvania February 14, 2021 May 15, 2021 June 5, 2021 (Remote)
Russia - Far East PENDING April 25, 2021 May 7 & 8, 2021 (In-Person)
San Francisco Bay - Golden Bear No event in 2021   Competitors should register with the Monterey Regional event
Scotland March 1, 2021 May 1, 2021 June 2, 2021 (Remote)
Shedd Aquarium - Midwest     TBD
Southern California - Long Beach     TBD
Texas February 22, 2021 April 1, 2021 May 15 - June 1, 2021 (Remote)
Tunisia     TBD
Turkey     TBD
United Arab Emierates     TBD
Wisconsin     TBD