Welcome to the Pennsylvania FIRST Tech Challenge!
FIRST Tech Challenge is an amazing robotics program for middle and high school students. Experience the power, excitement and fun of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) with hands-on, minds-on activities - all with robots!
- FIRST Resources for Parents and Mentors - FIRST Tech Challenge now has a Parent Resouces flyout and page and a Volunteer Resources flyout and page easily accessible from the FIRST Tech Challenge webpage.
- FIRST Scholarships - Looking for a FIRST Scholarship? Check out our FIRST Scholarhsip FAQ for more information. Click here to learn more about what FIRST Scholarship Opportunities we have available.
- 2014-2015 FIRST Tech Challenge Rookie Grant - If you have never participated in FTC before, you are eligible for the FIRST Tech Challenge Rookie Team Grant to help cover the costs of starting a team. Please note that funding is limited and all grants are awarded through a need-based application process. See http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/ftc/grow for details.
- Keeping Kids Safe - A new Youth Protection Program training video is now available. Learn how to protect students on your team with the "Behavioral Boundaries" video.
- FTC 2014-2015 Season Team Registration is Open - http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/ftc/registration
- Tournament Participation Policy (10/11/2014) - The Tournament Participation Policy was updated to change the Priority Registration Period from a fixed date to six (6) weeks before a Tournament date.
Welcome to our new Pennsylvania FTC teams!
|Team #||Team Name||School / Organization||Location|
|8393||BrainSTEM||Neighborhood Group||Baden, PA|
|8468||The Iron Struct||Family Friends||Enola, PA|
|8480||Technobots||Philadelphia High School for Girls||Philadelphia, PA|
|8486||Tech Fire||Creative Learning Collaborative||Canonsburg, PA|
|8509||Steel Serpents||Creative Learning Collaborative||Canonsburg, PA|
|8510||Titanium Titans||Western Area Career & Technology Center||Canonsburg, PA|
|8645||Robotic Doges||Laurel Highlands Education and Robotics||Hollsopple, PA|
|8676||CCS1||Coventry Christian Schools||Pottstown, PA|
|8730||Palumbo||Academy at Palumbo||Philadelphia, PA|
|8867||Short Circuiters||Family Friends||Pittsburgh, PA|
|8877||Tech Bots||TCHS-Brandywine||Downingtown, PA|
|8884||RoboPanthers||Strath Haven Middle School||Wallingford, PA|
|8992||University Scholars||Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School||West Chester, PA|
|8994||RoboBucks||Conestoga Valley High School||Lancaster, PA|
|9085||Pottsgrove||Pottsgrove High School||Pottstown, PA|
|9149||got bricks?||Neighborhood Group||Warrington, PA|
|9222||O'Hara Robotics||Cardinal O'Hara High School||Springfield, PA|
|9242||YCDS||York Country Day School||York, PA|
|9267||Spartans||Center for Student Learning Charter School||Levittown, PA|
|9454||MN Robot Rookies||Marple Newtown High School||Newtown Square, PA|
|9486||MN Robotics||Marple Newtown High School||Newtown Square, PA|
|9568||Olney Trojan Robotics||Aspira Olney Charter High School||Phialdelphia, PA|
|9570||GearGirls||G.W. Carver High School||Phialdelphia, PA|
|9618||Spartan Robotics||Springfield Twp High School||Erdenheim, PA|