Online Qualification

Online Qualification RoundsTimeMax # of CompetitorsMax # of Advancers
Round 1A Saturday, April 12 at 12:00All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,500 Competitors who register in the Arena750
Round 1B Saturday, April 19 at 12:00All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,500 Competitors who register in the Arena750
Round 1C Saturday, April 26 at 12:00All members who have not previously advanced – limited to the first 2,500 Competitors who register in the Arena750

*Times listed in UTC -4.

Online Stages 2 and 3

The dates and times of the Online Rounds of Stages 2 and 3 are as follows:

Online Elimination RoundsTime# of Participants# of Advancers
Round 2A Saturday, May 17 at 12:00Up to 2,50050
Round 2B Saturday, June 7 at 12:00Up to 2,50050
Round 2C Saturday, July 5 at 12:00Up to 2,50050
Round 3A Saturday, July 26 at 12:00Up to 15012
Round 3B Saturday, August 9 at 12:00Up to 15012

*Times listed in UTC -4.

Onsite Rounds

Onsite Final RoundsDate and Time
Semifinal 1 Tuesday, November 18 at 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Semifinal 2 Tuesday, November 18 at 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Wildcard Round Tuesday, November 18 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Championship Wednesday, November 19 at 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

*Times listed in UTC -4.

Important dates to remember
Last Day to Request a Visa Invitation Letter August 26, 2014
Finalists Documents Due Monday September 24, 2014 at 17:00 UTC -5