Catch all the #FIRSTChamp action on FIRSTtv; Disney, Lucasfilm, and FIRST will bring STEM programs to more students
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For Inspiration & Recognition of Science and Technology
Disney & Lucasfilm Team up with FIRST®

Lucasfilm, parent company Disney, and FIRST® are teaming up to inspire the next generation of heroes. As part of their Star Wars: Force for Change philanthropic initiative, Disney and Lucasfilm are providing a $1.5 million donation, in-kind and mentorship resources to bring hands-on learning opportunities and mentorship to more young people, empowering them to not only think big, but to develop the skills needed to be the next generation of innovators.

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Watch FIRSTtv for Live FIRST Championship Coverage

Starting today, you can stream all the action of FIRST Championship Presented by Qualcomm® Incorporated on FIRSTtv. Watch exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes content, Q&As, and more on BEYOND THE BOTSSM or tune into FIRST Robotics: PLAYxPLAY for FIRST® Robotics Competition field-side match coverage.

Be Part of the #FIRSTChamp Conversation

Get the whole #stemsquad to join the conversation by using the hashtag #FIRSTChamp. Plus, watch our Instagram Story daily for special content. 


On Science and Competition in Football and Robotics

We chatted with Casey Kreiter – Broncos long snapper, Pro Bowl star, science teacher, and FIRST supporter – about connections between football and STEM and what makes robotics a great sport.

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Visit the FIRST Store for the Latest FIRST Gear

The FIRST Store is your source for authentic FIRST and FIRST LAUNCH merchandise made exclusively for the FIRST #stemsquad. A collection is available online and onsite at FIRST Championship.

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Stay Connected with FIRST Championship Updates

Download the FIRST Championship app, sponsored by Bechtel, and stay connected with personalized program schedules, interactive maps, and more. Or find event news and activity schedules on the FIRST Championship website, sponsored by Keysight Technologies.

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OUR VISION: “ transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders.”
— Dean Kamen, Founder