Foundation / Corporation
11/15/21 11:59 PM EST
Grants of $6,000 to USA, Canada, and International high school student teams to participate in a robotics competition. Teams are required to register for the event prior to receiving a grant. Funding is intended to support newly formed teams, as well as teams with more experienced participants, in a competition to design industrial-sized robots that engage in a game against similar opponents.
FIRST is an inclusive robotics community that prepare young people for the future. Whether it is finding their people or finding their path, students gain the skills and courage to forge ahead with FIRST.
The mission of First is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.
GrantWatch ID#: 182770
Awarded teams will receive $6,000 (restricted to registration) over the course of 2 seasons.
- $4,000 in season 1 (2022)
- $2,000 in season 2 (2023)
Awarded teams will receive funding over the course of 2 seasons.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://usfirst.submittable.com/login?returnUrl=%2Fsubmit%2F207701%2F2022-first-robotics-competition-new-team-grant-application-round-2
Contact form: https://www.firstinspires.org/about/contact-us
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