NASA's Colorado Space Grant Consortium Presents: The Colorado Robotics Challenge

Robotics Workshop Code

Format for the 2023 - 2024 Robotics Challenge (General Info Slides)

We will be at the Great Sand Dunes National Park in April 2024 for the annual challenge!

Teams are encouraged to begin work on their automous robots in the fall semester.  A Conceptual Design Review will be presented by participating teams in early November 2023. See the Challenge Timeline below for more information.

If you have any questions please email Victor Andersen AND Bernadette Garcia Galvez at &

Background Information

Who can participate? The event is open to any student at a COSGC affiliate institution. If you are a student at a COSGC school and interested in participating in the challenge, please contact the affiliate director at your school. 

2023-2024 COSGC Robotics Challenge Registration Form

Conceptual Design Review Sign Up

Virtual Robotics Workshop

The COSGC Robotics Workshop this year is a self-paced virtual workshop. All the necessary workshop materials are available here.

2023 - 2024 Timeline

Conceptual Design Reviews (CoDR): November 6-10  (Zoom)

Preliminary Design Reviews (PDR) February 12-16  (Zoom)   POST-PDR Q&A DOCUMENT

Critical Design Review (CDR) March 11-22  (Zoom)

Pre-event Meetup: TBD

Robotics Challenge at Great Sand Dunes National Park, Saturday, April 13, 2024

2024 Agenda

**Update on Robotics Beacon (09-17-2021)**

We have discontinued use of the XBee based radio beacon used in  the 2018 and earlier Robotics Challenges.