U.S. Virtual

U.S. Virtual

Lockheed Martin will host a virtual U.S. Code Quest® competition via Zoom.
This event is open schools located in the United States Only.

Register for Code Quest



  • Lockheed Martin Code Quest is open to students in public, charter, or private,
    high schools, or of equivalent age/grade (for home schooled students).
  •  Each team consists of 2- 3 students plus one coach.
  • Students on the same team must be from the same school. (Exemption for home
    schools and case by case requests.)
  • In-person and virtual competition options available
    • Now accepting unlimited teams per school for the in-person event.
      • Important: Coaches that are attending in-person cannot attend the virtual competition. There will be activities that coaches will participate in during the competition period and no cell phones are allowed at the in-person events.
  • Up to three (3) teams per school are allowed in the virtual event.
  • A team should be affiliated with and represent the High School under which they
    are registering.
  • STEM programs are eligible to register a team
    • STEM program is a curriculum based on educating students in four
      specific disciplines — science, technology, engineering, and mathematics
      — in an interdisciplinary and applied approach. The program of study
      focuses on the application of the subjects in a challenging and rigorous
      manner. Courses and pathways cover preparation for post-secondary
      education and employment.
    • The STEM Program should be a recognized organization/club within the
      community and high school(s).
    • STEM programs are eligible to register a team with students from different
      schools if the students’ school cannot form a team.


  • A coach can be a teacher. A parent can be a coach if the teacher is unable to
    attend. Coaches will serve as chaperones at the event and participate in
    activities during the competition.
  • Only one coach per team is allowed. If a school has more than one team
    participating, one coach for multiple teams is acceptable, however, coaches that
    are associated with on-site teams can't work with the virtual teams


  • Food allergies cannot be accommodated, teams may bring their own breakfast
    and lunches.
  • Family members cannot be accommodated.
  • UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES are ANY cell phones, smart watches, e-readers,
    broad-band network cards or recording devices allowed inside Lockheed Martin
    facilities. Please leave ALL phones in your cars. Since cell phones will not be
    allowed in any building, we will provide a number where family and friends can
    reach you in case of emergency. If you are observed in possession of any of
    these devices, your team is subject to immediate disqualificatio.

For clarifications or questions please contact code-quest.gr-aero@lmco.com.

In-Person competition: each team can bring only one (1) lap-top computer.

For a complete list of eligibility requirements see the Official Rul