Fees & Deadlines

We are excited about your interest in competing in the Texas Future Problem Solving Program Inc. competitions!  Thousands of students from around the state of Texas work hard and compete!
For the printable version of the below information, click below:
2021-2022 Full TX FPSP Inc Competition Price List by Component

2021-2022 Competition Submission Deadline Calendar

Community Problem Solving

Type Price
Community Team Project $80**
Community Individual Project $55**

Community Problem Solving Deadlines:

  • Last day to register/make changes: December 3, 2021
  • Proposal Due in FPS Online: January 14, 2022
  • CmPS projects due in FPS Online: February 11, 2022

Global Issues Problem Solving

Type Price
Global Issues Team $80**
Global Issues Individual $55**
Adult Global Issues Team $55**
 Novice Division Team $80**
Novice Division Individual $55**

The Novice Division will not advance to IC.

The Novice Division will have same due dates as GIPS competitive events.

Practice Problem #1: Water Supply

  • Last day to register/make changes: October 1, 2021
  • Booklets due in FPS Online: October 8, 2021

Practice Problem #2: Building Green

  • Last day to register/make changes: November 5, 2021
  • Booklets due in FPS Online:  November 12, 2021

Qualifying Problem: Insects**

  • Last day to register/make changes: January 21, 2022
  • Booklets due in FPS Online: January 28, 2022
  • **This competition determines who qualifies for State Bowl

Scenario Writing

Price
Scenario Writing (individual) $55

Scenario Writing Deadlines

  • Last day to register/make changes: December 3, 2021
  • Intent to submit due by email: December 10, 2021
  • Scenarios due in FPS Online: January 21, 2022

Scenario Performance

Price
Scenario Performance (individual) $55

Scenario Performance Deadlines

  • Last day to register/make changes: January 28, 2022
  • Intent to submit due by email: February 4, 2022
  • Recorded Performances due in FPS Online: February 16, 2022

*Submissions in the FPS Online are used for EVALUATION.

**Additional $10 fee per registration applies if TX FPSP uploads submissions

Texas FPSP Inc. State Bowl:  April 8-10, 2022

Waco Convention Center in Waco, TX

Additional state registration fee of $50 per individual or $100 per team for each component that student and/or team qualifies for State Bowl.  Announcement of State Qualifications will occur at the end of Feb/beginning of March.

Topic: Mining

International Conference: June 8-12, 2022

University of Massachusetts, Amherst 

Students and teams will qualify through the state competition for the international competition.

Topic TBA – Announced on March 1, 2022