Be a team player in
your own backyard.

Your FIRST stop in the Kansas City region for Sports for the Mind

Inspiring students to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

The roar of the crowd. The rumble
of the robots.
Game on.

FIRST Robotics Competition • Ages: Grades 9-12 (ages 14-18)

The premier arena for students and robots geared to run on hard work.

Dream big.
Build Bigger.
Engineer the best.

FIRST Tech Challenge • Grades 7-12 (ages 12-18)

For young minds who know programming isn't just what's on TV.

The path to
learning is paved in
multi-colored bricks.

FIRST LEGO© League • Grades 4-8 (ages 9-14)

A step in the right direction for future scientists and engineers.

It's never too early to start building

Jr. FIRST LEGO® League • Grades K-3 (ages 6-9)

Where discovering science and technology is child's play.

2014 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Date and Venue Announced

2014 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Date and Venue Announced

KC STEM Alliance announces a forward move in venue and schedule for the Greater Kansas City Regional 2014 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) March 13-15, 2014 at Metropolitan Community College – Business and Technology Campus.

This change in schedule to Week Three creates a better fit for teams and spring break schedules. The new venue brings our teams from around the region to a first-rate Business and Technology Campus, wired for innovation and success. And, given our shared mission of preparing youth for college and careers in the STEM field, KC STEM Alliance is thrilled to partner with MCC – Business and Technology Campus for this regional competition.

For the most recent news and updates, visit To see the complete list of regional FRC events click here.