Information about the awarding of FIRST LEGO League Explore


FIRST LEGO League Explore  is no tournament, therefore there is no ranking or the possibility to qualify for further events. Everybody is a winner and all the teams receive an honor certificate at the official exhibitions, after presenting their model and poster in front of reviewers. 

Examples of possible honourings are:

Amazing Movement Award

This team worked together to incorporate amazing movement using LEGO motors into their model design.

Gracious ProfessionalismTM Award

For exemplifying Gracious ProfessionalismTM —a core FIRST LEGO League Explore value. This team was thoughtful, kind, and showed respect towards others

Against All Odds Award

For overcoming incredible odds of an unforeseen nature.  This team was able to improvise, adapt and recover out of sheer determination.

Effort and Learning Award

For a strong effort and a willingness to learn and try new things. This team prepared for success.

Complexity and Decoration Award

For beautiful model construction, with great decorative touches.

Explosive Ideas Award

For flash, sizzle, and pizzazz based in solid research and innovative ideas. This team used their explosive ideas to design an eye-catching research poster and explosive team model.

Robust Design Award

The team whose understanding and application of construction knowledge allowed them to produce a very solid and sturdy design. 

Construction Innovation Award

For demonstrating creative thinking. This team created excellent designs and built quality components without any instructions or outside assistance. 

Spirit Award

Enthusiasm, spirit, excitement, and accomplishment. This team showed the ability to get other people excited about FIRST LEGO League Explore because of their enthusiasm, spirit, and excitement about what they accomplished.

Outstanding Teamwork Award

For hard work on teamwork, success as a team came first. Always first to a team solution, this team knows that together everyone achieves more. 

Journey Award

This team was able to create an awesome poster that showed their FIRST LEGO League Explore journey from start to finish.