RI FIRST Tech Challenge

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, [email protected]. For more information on FIRST Robotics go to .

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.