About us

Our mission

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.

Our vision

“To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology heroes.”

Dean Kamen, Founder, FIRST

501(c)3 documents

Click here to view PDF documents of our DE incorporation, by laws, our 501(c)3 approval application, tax returns and the most recent IRS reapproval.