2023-2024 CENTERSTAGE Season

The 2023-2024 Competition Season will consist of multiple Qualification Tournaments.  Each team will compete in up to three Qualification Tournaments to attempt to earn the opportunity to advance to the State Championship March 9 at The University of Indianapolis.  For more information about Qualifying Tournaments, refer to page 9 in Game Manual 1.

In the CENTERSTAGE presented by RTX challenge,  FIRST® Tech Challenge teams will raise the curtain on the power of design, creativity, and precision to create all new experiences.

FIRST Tech Challenge values gracious professionalism, hands-on learning, and the iterative engineering process.

Indiana State Championship

March 9, 2024 – The University of Indianapolis

FIRST Championship

April 17-20, 2024 – Houston, Texas

A TBD number of Teams from the Indiana State Championship will go on to represent Indiana at the 2024 FIRST Championship.

Registration Fees

Qualifying Tournament Registration ($250) includes entry to two events.  Teams may choose an optional third play for an additional $100 registration fee, and can advance from any of their first three plays.  Event preferencing will occur October 23-27.

Qualifying Tournaments (2)


Third Play (Optional)


State Championship*


FIRST Championship**