FIRST Tech Challenge

RI FIRST Tech Challenge 12th Season

2017-2018 Season

Over 50 Rhode Island teams were involved in FIRST Robotics last season. Students in grades 7-12 are eligible to participate in the FIRST Tech Challenge. For more information please contact: Erin Flynn, New England Institute of Technology, 401-739-5000 ext. 3462, For more information on FIRST Robotics go to

FIRST Tech Horizontal

What is the FIRST Tech Challenge? To watch this video, click here.

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) 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.

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