Category Archives: FIRST News

FIRST Community Rallies to Honor Christa McAuliffe

Thanks to the petitions of the FIRST community, over 300 United States Representatives have cosponsored a bill instructing the United States Mint to issue a commemorative coin for educator and astronaut Christa McAuliffe. Profits from coin sales will support FIRST teams. Please ask your … Continue reading

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Registration Opened

Registration for the 2019-20 FRC Season is now opened. See HERE for more details.

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This just in…next years theme

Next years theme is Infinite Recharge Watch Beyond the Bots – Live from the FIRST Championship in Houston! from FIRSTinspires on www.twitch.tv

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Houston Championships

Watch FIRSTtv for Live FIRST Championship Coverage Starting today, you can stream all the action of FIRST Championship Presented by Qualcomm® Incorporated on FIRSTtv. Watch exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes content, Q&As, and more on BEYOND THE BOTSSM or tune into FIRST … Continue reading

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Amazon teams with FIRST for robotics education grants

From: TechCrunch Last year, the company announced the launch of Amazon Future Engineer, a program designed to facilitate STEM education in classrooms. To help launch the program, Amazon is partnering with STEM nonprofit FIRST  to create a series of robotics grants specifically … Continue reading

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