State Robotics INITIATIVE 


To provide a hands-on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning experience to every Indiana elementary school by utilizing an economical, entry level robotics platform, for students both in and out of the classroom.


A robotics start-up grant will be awarded to 400 interested and qualified elementary schools which will cover up to the cost of a VEX IQ starter robotics kit, VEX IQ competition parts, VEX IQ team registration, professional development, VEX curriculum, and Project Lead The Way classroom projects and parts.

Robot Map

Click on the map below to see all of the Elementary Schools who have been awarded the State Robotics Grant and will be starting an elementary VEX IQ robotics team during the 2016-2017 school year. 

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For additional information please contact George Giltner at or 574.274.799 (email is preferred unless urgent).