It's never too early to discover STEM.

FIRST prepares young people for life.

It’s way more than building robots.

Our future - built better together.

Our Mission

To make the suite of FIRST programs available, accessible, and sustainable for the Kansas City region.
KC STEM Alliance, the local FIRST partner, works with area businesses, schools, universities and professional organizations to help area students build the skills they need to succeed.


Upcoming Events

Sat 25

FIRST LEGO League Championship

January 25 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 25

FIRST Tech Challenge Meets (Lee’s Summit HS)

January 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Feb 01

FIRST Tech Challenge Qualifier (Belton, MO)

February 1 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Feb 15

FIRST Tech Challenge Conference Qualifier

February 15 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Feb 27

FIRST Robotics Competition Greater Kansas City Regional

February 27 @ 5:30 pm - March 1 @ 6:00 pm

KC STEM Alliance provides FIRST competitions and support in Kansas City.

FIRST is made possible globally by Strategic Partners and Founding Sponsors.