Chem-E-Car Competition® Rules

As part of AIChE's commitment to safety in industry and laboratory environments, student teams and their advisors will be asked to demonstrate a commitment to safety awareness, safety planning, and safe practices as a standard component of their participation. All teams are required to carefully read and review all Chem-E-Car Competition documents to fully understand the requirements to safely compete at an AIChE Chem-E-Car Competition.

2019 Regional Chem-E-Car Competition Information

2019 Regional Competition Schedule

Find your Regional Conference at


All Student Chapters (in the USA & Colombia) who are interested in participating in a 2019 Regional Competition must register to compete at  

Please submit registration by January 31, 2019. 

Safety Training Course & Quiz

All participants in an AIChE Chem-E-Car Competition®  must take and pass the AIChE Chem-E-Car Safety Training Course with a minimum score of 80%. 

Click here to access the Safety Training Course information.

Rules & Forms

PDF icon Official Rules 2019

PDF icon Safety Rules 2019

File EDP Document 2019

File Management of Change Request Form 2019

EDP Deadlines

All teams are required to complete and submit an Engineering Documentation Package (EDP) 6 weeks before competition date.  

Colombia, Southern, Northeast, Southwest Regions: 02/16/2019

Mid Atlantic, Western Rocky Mountain Regions 02/23/2019

North Central, Mid America Regions 03/02/2019

Pacific Northwest Region:03/16/2019

EDP Submission Instructions will be sent via email to all registered Chem-E-Car Team Captains after the registration deadline of January 31, 2019.


Please visit the Chem-E-Car Questions page to submit your question!