AdvisorsSTEM Competitions

Best Robotics»

Provides students with a six‐week long robotics competition experience.

Botball Educational Robotics Program»

Engages middle and high school aged students in a team-oriented robotics competition.


An Army Educational Outreach Program (AEOP) that is a web-based STEM competition for students in grades 6-9.

Fractal Challenge»

A design competition where the winner gets their fractal art installed on a building.

Federal Duck Stamp Contest»

A federally legislated art competition across the country.

First Lego League»

An international challenge based off of a real-world scientific topic.

Future City Competition»

For 6th-8th grade students to imagine, research, design and build cities of the future that showcase their solution to a citywide sustainability issue.

GEAR - Get Excited About Robotics»

An exciting hands-on LEGO robotics challenge for elementary and middle school students.

Google Science Fair»

Challenges teens from around the world to solve a problem they care about using STEM.


NMSU’s Arrowhead Center K-12 entrepreneurship education program.

NM Science and Engineering Fair»

To recognize and reward excellence in science, mathematics and engineering projects carried out by middle and high school students from throughout the state.

NMSTA Contests, Competitions & Programs for Students»

Contests, competitions & programs for New Mexico students.

New Mexico Supercomputing Challenge»

A 6-12th grade program that promotes computational thinking in science and engineering.

New Mexico Envirothon»

A hands-on environmental problem solving competition for high school-age students.

RoboRAVE International»

A program to teach students and teachers how to design, build, program and test robots.

Science Olympiad»

An academic track style teamwork competition for k-12.

VEX Robotics»

A robotics education & competition foundation that inspires students, one robot at a time.