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Program Updates, Deadlines & Reminders 

The FIRST® Robotics Competition Kickoff presented by Novelis is nearly here! Find a local kickoff event near you. Can’t make it to a local kickoff? Grab a front row seat January 7 at 12:00PM ET on FIRSTtv as we reveal the CHARGED UPSM presented by Haas game.  Sign up for a tune-in reminder.

FIRST® Updates

Holiday Hours:  FIRST® Headquarters will close at 3:00PM ET on Friday, December 30, 2022, and will remain closed until Tuesday, January 3, 2023, when our normal business hours resume at 8:30AM ET.

Career Resources Coming Soon: In this FIRST Robotics Competition blog, Michelle Long, Director of Alumni Relations, shares tips and resources for making the most of your FIRST experience as you think about life after high school.

Community Engagement

In this FIRST Community Blog,
FIRST alum Carter T., shares his experiences as a first-year student at Syracuse University as a FIRST Scholarship recipient.

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