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Preference System for Event Registration: The process for FIRST® Robotics Competition event registration has changed to a preference system for the 2018 season. Read the details in this blog post.
 
Make sure your team is ready to go for the first round. Login today and make sure two Lead Coach/Mentors are in place and screened.
 
FIRST Robotics Competition Rookie Grants Now Available: Are you a rookie team? Are you helping one get started this season? Don’t forget about the Rookie Grant! The application deadline is November 2, 2017, so apply today!  More information here.
 
Mention the Invention Global Contest: Rockwell Automation is challenging everyone worldwide to invent something with a specified list of common materials. Weekly prizes include geek chic graphic t-shirts, with a monthly grand prize of a $500 donation to FIRST® or United Way.
 
Participate by posting a video of your invention to Facebook using #MeantToInvent. You can invent and participate multiple times! Each invention is treated as a separate entry and is eligible for the weekly prize each week. The contest runs August-October. We are announcing our first winner next week, so post your invention today!
 
Check out the full contest rules here and a summary video here.
 
FIRST Alumni Spotlight: We caught up with FIRST Alum Anastasia Miliano, to learn about her FIRST experience in our latest Alumni Update. Are you or someone you know a FIRST Alum? Share your story and you may be featured in a future Alumni Spotlight.

As always, we are here to help. Please contact our Customer Support Team with any questions, or if you need help, visit our "Contact Us" webpage:

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FIRST® Robotics Competition Team Support

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