This is the highest award presented in the VEX Robotics Competition. The recipient of this award is a team that exemplifies overall excellence in creating a high quality VEX robotics program. This team excels in many areas and is a shining example of dedication, devotion, hard work and teamwork. As a strong contender in numerous award categories, this team deserves to be recognized for building a quality robot and a “team” committed to quality in everything that they do. Using this wide range of criteria, the Excellence Award will be presented to the team who excels in all areas of the VEX Robotics Competition.
At the New Zealand VEX National Championship, only teams that have submitted at least two VEX Online Challenges and have signed up for a Design Award interview (with their engineering notebook) will be considered for the Excellence Award.