Registration fees are as follows (all prices are $US):
*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|
|Appalachian Highlands||March 1, 2021||April 15, 2021||April 30 - May 1, 2021 (Hybrid)|
|Asia - NAVIGATOR||No event in 2021||Event cancelled due to COVID-19|
|Big Island||No event in 2021||RANGER class competitiors should follow video submission guidelines|
|China - Mainland||TBD|
|Colorado - Rocky Mountain||TBD|
|Egypt||March 1, 2021||May 5, 2021||May 20 - 22, 2021 (In-Person)|
|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|
|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|
|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)|
|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|
|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)|
|United Arab Emierates||TBD|