Grant Details*:Awarded Veteran Team will receive $2500.00 (non-restricted) for the 2019 Deep Space SeasonAwarded Veteran Team will receive $750 (educator/mentor stipend) for the 2019 Deep Space Season
Grant criteria and obligations*:This grant is for the current Deep Space 2019 Season.This grant is to be completed by 2019 veteran Alabama FIRST Robotics Competition Teams only. All other FIRST programs are not eligible for these funds. Teams need to have at least 3 years FRC experience.Teams must apply for grant via this application and meet all criteria in order to be eligible.Teams must fulfill grant obligations.Teams must be from Alabama.Team must pre-register for the season https://login.firstinspires.org/core/login?signin=ec76d2dc8ebec14a8073a3a3cde0362e and to be eligible for these funds your team must attend the Rocket City Regional in Huntsville, AL at the Von Braun Center March 13-16, 2019. Registration for Rocket City Regional will open September 20, 2018 https://www.firstinspires.org/taxonomy/term/406Teams should have at least 2 mentors with 3 or more years experience (educator, industry volunteer, parent, one dedicated adult)Teams should have at least 10 student team membersTeams must submit to FIRST in Alabama an end of the season reportTeams must submit a team photo with Rookie team and the rookie robot attending the Rocket City Regional to FIRST in AlabamaTeams must submit note or other form of an appreciation of gratitude to Argosy FoundationTeams must post, tag and be active on at least one of FIRST in Alabama social media platformsTeam must read, follow, sign and return to FIRST in Alabama 'FRC Team Mentoring Guidelines'Team must ensure that the rookie development team attends the Rocket City Regional with a functioning team and robotTeam must send one mentor to participate and help conduct the Quick Build Workshop at Kick-off
Application Timeline*:Opens Wednesday August 15, 2018 12:00 PM CDT Closes Monday October 29, 2018 12:00 PM CDT(or when funds are depleted)Teams will notified via email (be sure to submit an email you use daily) of their award status on November 1, 2018. Please note that completing an application does not guarantee funding and all teams should be actively fundraising and seeking additional funding opportunities.
For additional fundraising and and grant opportunities www.firstinalabama.org and visit www.firstinspires.org
Team's must attend Rocket City Regional before funds can be dispersed.
If you have question please review the FAQs document. If you further questions please direct your questions to Dana Hobbs, Regional Director, email@example.com
By submitting this application on behalf of your FIRST Robotics Competition team you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the terms of this grant. This includes an understanding that this grant is restricted to event registration for Rocket city Regional and a commitment to the requirement and obligations.
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