Chenango County FIRST Robotics Team 145 Student Application
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition in Science and Technology) is an intense program that will permit students to work first hand with scientists, engineers and teachers to design, assemble, and test a robot capable of performing a specified task in competition with other teams from around the World. The teams are from Brazil, Canada, Ecuador, Israel, Mexico, the U.K., and almost every U.S. state. This opportunity requires a serious commitment on the part of the applicant. It will require long hours on many evenings and Saturdays, requiring the applicant to make decisions regarding his/her extra-curricular activities. FIRST affords the student the opportunity to experience professional development in the fields of science, mathematics, and engineering and opens scholarship opportunities exclusive to students involved in FIRST.