FIRST Tech Challenge- Relic Recovery!

FIRST Tech Challenge Game & Season Info

Another amazing challenge will be revealed and the FIRST Tech Challenge 2017-2018 season game will be our most incredible game yet. Register your team today! Mark your calendars for the official 2017-2018 FIRST RELIC RECOVERYSM  Presented by Qualcomm Season Kickoff and game reveal on Saturday, September 9, 2017. Click here to learn about nuts and bolts of starting and running a team– cost, registration and team grants.



Apply now–Grants to FTC teams for 2017-18 Season

This message to old and new FIRST Tech Challenge teams comes directly from Ken Johnson, FTC program director:

Through generous donations, need-based grants are available for both rookie and veteran FIRST® Tech Challenge teams – making now the perfect time to join our community of passionate learners.

Rookie (new) teams can apply for a $275 registration grant, and another $275 to help pay for materials. Existing teams can apply to receive a $275 registration grant to cover the full cost of the season registration. Simply click here, or on the button below, and follow the instructions to apply:

Apply for a Grant

Remember: No prior experience with robotics is necessary to start a team. Learn more about FIRST Tech Challenge, and register your team today!


When you click the button, you’ll see FSR friend and PA Tech Challenge director, Tom Zawislak, too!

Team outreach to DE STEM educators

img_2642Team Rhyme Know Reason participated by providing demonstration and outreach to Delaware educators and business professionals at 2016 DE STEM Council Symposium held at University of Delaware’s Clayton Hall, talking with visitors about their program and their robot design process. FTC students are preparing for their first competition event next weekend in Ambler, PA.

The event is free and open to public. Info here.

More team info on their team Facebook page.