FIRST Robotics


FIRST, standing for ” For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology”, is an organization founded in 1989 by inventor Dean Kamen. FIRST’s goal is to inspire youth into developing an interest in participating in science and technology fields.It uses robotic competitions as a method to promote learning these kinds of skills.

FIRST Robotics Mission Statement
Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, 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.

LINKS:   USFIRST Website   FIRSTWA Website   FIRST YouTube Channel