Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction provides grants to all Washington state FIRST Programs since 2009
“In collaboration with educators, students, families, local communities, business, labor, and government, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction leads, supports, and oversees K-12 education, ensuring the success of all learners.” (Excerpt from their website)
Boeing Grant through our mentor Kevin O’Brien.
Boeing employees who volunteer their time as mentors are a huge part of the success of our FIRST Robotics program. We currently have two Boeing mentors working next to students in the fields of systems and mechanical engineering.
“Boeing is the world’s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems.”(Excerpt from their website)
SPEEA logo Season Sponsor: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
SPEEA supports many of the local teams. They have helped with our funding since our first year as a robotics team.
“The Society of Professional Engineering Employees in Aerospace provides professional representation to 23,750 engineers, technical and other professionals within the Boeing Company in Washington, Kansas, Oregon, California, and Utah. Triumph Composite Systems in Spokane, Washington. Spirit Aerosystems in Kansas and BAE Systems in Texas.” (Excerpt from their website)
Exotic Tool Welding