What is FIRST?
FIRST's 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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What is FRC?
FRC (FIRST Robotics Competition) is a multi-national engineering competition in which students, with the support and guidance of teachers and adult mentors, work together over an intense six weeks to brainstorm, design, construct, and test their robot prior to the events.
While competing, the values of teamwork gracious professionalism are heightened as students collaborate with their colleagues as well as allies from other teams.
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