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  1. Resource Release – Scoring Team Guide
  2. Rookie Grant Deadline EXTENDED
  3. Team Webinars
  4. Team Registration Instructions
  5. Virtual College Fair – Share with student team members
Resource Release – Scoring Team Guide
We hope you’re gearing up for some really great events in your region.  In case you did not know, there is a team guide for the FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC) Scoring system available on the FIRST® website.  As a team you may use FTC Scoring for remote match play and judging, and remote Dean’s List interviews. Learn more in our blog post here.
Rookie Grant Deadline - EXTENDED
The deadline for FIRST Tech Challenge Rookie grants has been extended to Tuesday, November 9 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. Please tell any and every team that might be interested in applying for grant funding to apply today. You can access the FIRST Tech Challenge Rookie Grant Application here.
Team Webinars
Does your team have game-related, Dean’s List Award nomination, or team scorekeeping and scoring system questions for the FREIGHT FRENZYSM presented by Raytheon season? We want to hear from you on these webinars and we hope your questions and answers can help other teams as well as your own as you find your way through the season! Learn more about our team webinars, schedule, and invitation links in our recent blog post. These calls are specifically for the benefit of teams. Volunteers will have separate calls where they can ask game experts about the game rules.
Upcoming team webinars include:
Team Registration Instructions
We have video instructions on our website to help guide teams through the new team creation process, ordering registration and product through the FIRST Tech Challenge Storefront, including sales tax, FIRST Youth Protection Screening steps, and how to invite additional contacts for your team.
Here’s the video!
Virtual College Fair – Share with student team members
On December 2, FIRST and Tallo are hosting a
free virtual college fair specifically for FIRST students. You’ll have the chance to connect with colleges and universities who are looking for FIRST students. We’re using a new app, Ping by Tallo, to match you with colleges based on how your interests and preferences align with theirs. It’s a fast and easy way to learn about new schools who have great programs and choose who you want to connect with! Sign up today*!
*This opportunity is provided by Tallo. In order to register for this event, attendees must provide Tallo with their personal data and this data will be used in accordance with Tallo’s Privacy Policy https://tallo.com/privacy-policy/. You should read this policy carefully before registering for the event.