Hi Friend,
  1. Find a Kickoff event near you!
  2. Season scoring updates
  3. Team resources
  4. Congratulations to our Dean’s List Award winners!
Find a Kickoff Event Near You!
Our FIRST® Tech Challenge SKYSTONE presented by Qualcomm season Kickoff is Saturday, September 7. Our season Game will be revealed at 12 noon ET. Find a local event near you and get a chance to meet your local affiliate partner and other local teams. You can also tune in to all the action on our Twitch channel.
Season Scoring Updates
We have made updates to how we calculate tiebreaker points in FIRST Tech Challenge. You can get all the info in our latest blog post.
Team Resources
We have tons of information and resources to help your team get prepared for our SKYSTONE presented by Qualcomm season! Check out our Team Resources page to learn more about mentor best practices, sample budgets, fundraising ideas, Engineer Notebook guidelines, and links to our building and programming pages! This is a great webpage to bookmark for the upcoming season. If you ever have any questions, please email us at firsttechchallenge@firstinspires.org.  
Congratulations to our Dean’s List Award Winners!
We loved having all our awesome Dean’s List Award Winners come to HQ for the week to hang out, film a Gracious Professionalism® video, have dinner with Dean, and visit MIT in Boston!

Shoutout 7-25-19



FIRST® Tech Challenge Team Support
We can't thank our awesome sponsors enough! Thank you to our Season Presenting Sponsor Qualcomm, our Official Program Sponsor Collins Aerospace, and our Official 3D Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Sponsor, PTC!