National Conference

2019 National TEAMS Competitions
The 2019 national TEAMS competitions will be held June 28th – July 2nd in Washington D.C. during the national TSA conference.

Eligibility for National TEAMS Competitions
Teams that rank 1st, 2nd or 3rd in the Best in State rankings or that achieve a minimum combined score are eligible to compete in the national TEAMS competitions.
Advancing through overall state rank
Teams that rank 1st, 2nd or 3rd in the Best in State Overall rankings are eligible to compete in the national TEAMS competitions. State rankings will be posted on the TEAMS website the week of April 9th.
Advancing through minimum score
This is the combined score of all three state-level competition - multiple choice, design/build and essay.


Information about TEAMS participation at the national TSA conference is sent to all coaches with qualifying teams. Parents, students or others who would like to receive TEAMS conference-related information can opt in using this link - TEAMS Conference Emails

Click here to register! 

Conference Registration Information
Conference Fees
Who must register 

TEAMS Conference Hotel
Conference Hotels
Reservation Policy

TEAMS Competitions Descriptions
Design/Build & Engineering Computations
Design/Build Materials List
Digital Media
   11/12 Digital Media Submission Link
   ​9/10 Digital Media Submission Link
   Middle School Digital Media Submission Link
Research Presentation
​​Research Presentation Team Identification Form

TEAMS Shirts
New this year!  Participants have the option to purchase TEAMS shirts to wear during the National TEAMS competitions! 

New!  Special Events for TEAMS Audiences
Town Hall (for TEAMS parents only) - Sign up here by June 17! 
Senior Night (for TEAMS seniors class of 2019 only) - Sign up here by June 17! 
CompTIA ITF + Certification (for TEAMS coaches) - Sign up here by June 3! 

Dining Options

Travel Information

General Information
National TEAMS Dress Code 
Code of Ethics 
Schedule-At-A-Glance (tentative)
Important Information for Parents 
Parent Authorization Form  
TEAMS Awards Ceremony
Special Needs Accommodation/Form  
Tax Information  
Conference FAQ - TEAMS
Coach Responsibilities at national conference

Area Attractions
Local attractions

Who’s Who
National TSA Staff

TEAMS Conference Emails

2018 National TEAMS Awards Ceremony
View the 2018 National TEAMS Awards Ceremony
View photos taken during the 2018 National TEAMS competitions and awards ceremony.