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Pennsylvania FIRST Tech Challenge

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!

  • 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 SafeA new Youth Protection Program training video is now available. Learn how to protect students on your team with the "Behavioral Boundaries" video.
  • Save the date! The 2014-2015 FTC Game is revealed each year at Kickoff.  This year, Kickoff is scheduled for Saturday, September 6, at 12 p.m. (ET).