How to Win


WIN a Robotics Toolkit and Even a Trip to Japan!


April 23- June 23, 2015

FREE to Enter! No travel necessary! Competition is open to kids all over the world! Win cool PRIZES like a LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Robot, VEX IQ, Meccano Meccanoid G15KS!

Step 1: Go online and register your team at Teams can have 2-4 members of 8-17 years old. Each team must have one team captain of 18 years and older.

Step 2: Create a tale about what inspires your team about the Moon. You can base it on a legend you have heard before or on scientific facts. This can be done through a video or written story.

Step 3: Provide a written quote from someone who has seen the video or read the story.


July 7- August 31, 2015

30 Teams from all over the world will be selected! Free to compete! No travel necessary! Win cool PRIZES like a trip to Japan!

Step 1: Design a Google Lunar XPRIZE game for your robot to rove on your lunar landscape.

Step 2: Build your lunar landscape.

Step 3: Build and program your robot. Robot is provided.

Step 4: Demonstrate your robot in a live online mission. No travel necessary.

Step 5: Demonstrate your robot in your community as a public outreach project.            

Step 6: Submit a summary video about your public outreach project

Step 7: Submit photos of your lunar landscape, your robot, team and your outreach project.


September 15, 2015

3 Grand Prize winners will be announced to take a once-in- a-lifetime trip to Japan to meet with Google Lunar XPRIZE Teams!

Read the Official Rules