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2023 JROTC National Championship @ VEX Worlds

27-Apr-2023 - 29-Apr-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
VEXNet Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Texas - Region 2
Standard Registration Opens
3-Feb-2023 09:00 EST
Registration Deadline
7-Apr-2023 23:59 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Event Description

The VEX Robotics World Championship, presented by the Northrop Grumman Foundation, was held April 25 through May 4 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas. The annual event brought together the top VEX IQ Robotics Competition, VEX Robotics Competition, and VEX U teams from around the globe to celebrate their accomplishments and participate in the 2022-2023 games to be crowned champions.

VRC teams competed in the exciting 2022-2023 game, Spin Up, to earn a spot at this prestigious event.

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Grade Level: High School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Interviews & Notebooks

Eligible Teams: JROTC Air Force, JROTC Army, JROTC Coast Guard, JROTC Marine, JROTC Navy, JROTC Space Force

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 27-Apr-2023 - 29-Apr-2023

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas
650 South Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202
United States

Contact Information

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Click the links below for the 2023 VEX Robotics World Championship Agenda.


Whether you participate solo or with a group of friends, family, or coworkers, you’ll make a huge impact on students’ lives as they pursue their STEM dreams. Volunteering for VEX Worlds is a fun and exciting opportunity to get to know the robotics community!

Interested in Volunteering at VEX Worlds 2023?

Head over to the Volunteer Management site for details and to sign up!

Want to earn a Fast Pass for the team of your choice?

Fast passes will be offered to volunteers that sign up and volunteer during the VEX Worlds Championship. Click here to learn how to start earning fast passes for your team now.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Teams will be notified, via email, if any event occurs that would jeopardize the JROTC National Championship @ VEX Worlds.

Refund and Payment Policies

VEX Robotics World Championship registration cancellations must be received by 5:00 PM, CT on April 4, 2023, in order to receive a full refund. All cancellations must be emailed to [email protected] with the team number and the contact information for the team. Teams that cancel after 5:00 PM, CT on April 4, 2023, will not receive a refund for their registration fee.

Note: In order to be "paid in full" by the deadline, complete payment of registration fees must be received by the REC Foundation Accounting Department.

Health and Safety Policies

The REC Foundation welcomes thousands of teams every year to the VEX Robotics World Championship presented by Northrop Grumman Foundation, providing world-class service, experience, and fun in a safe and secure environment. 

To ensure the health and safety for all participants, we ask that all registered teams take the time to review the policies and guidelines listed below, including the links provided. By registering your team for the event, you are acknowledging these policies and guidelines and your agreement to comply with such policies and guidelines for the duration of the event.  

The REC Foundation’s Code of Conduct 

We hold ourselves and our community accountable for respectful, safe, and ethical conduct at all REC Foundation-hosted or sanctioned events, per our Code of Conduct

COVID-19 Policy

In accordance with the latest Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas (KBHCCD), local, state, and national guidelines, the REC Foundation will not require masks to be worn inside or outside the event. Individuals are encouraged to make their own choice regarding the wearing or not wearing of a mask. 

If you or your team members feel sick while you are in attendance at the event, we ask that you follow the CDC recommendations of: 

  • Check symptoms
  • Quarantine & Isolate
  • Testing & Masks 

Helpful Links:

Security and Safety 

The REC Foundation, in partnership with KBHCC security, the Dallas Police Department, and DART police, are providing additional security support for the duration of the event. The facility is open to the general public, so we advise all teams to keep valuable items with you or take the proper security measures to protect your valuable items. 

Date: 27-Apr-2023 - 29-Apr-2023
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas
650 South Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202
United States

Travel Info


We are excited you will be attending the JROTC National Championship! All attendees are asked to book their hotel accommodations through Team Travel Source, the Official Housing Company for the event. Program participation allows us to secure the highest quality rooms at the best possible group pricing. Thank you for your partnership!

Note: When planning travel dates/times, keep in the mind the following:

  • Teams should arrive at the venue by 10 AM on their first day of competition.
  • Teams can depart anytime after 8 PM on the last day of competition.

More Information:


For event broadcasts and live results from the VEX Robotics World Championship, visit VEX TV.

Judging Format

For information about Judging at VEX Worlds, click here.

  • Initial Team Interviews will be conducted remotely, before the date of the event. 
  • Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation  via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. A submission deadline that may be scheduled ahead of the event date.


Check back before the event for more information, and subscribe to the REC Foundation YouTube Channel. 

Judging Information

Click here for important information about Judged Interviews and Digital Engineering Notebooks. 

Deadlines for signing up are based on when teams qualify to VEX Robotics World Championship, not when teams register, so be sure and read and follow the instructions in the important information linked above.