FIRST® is a robotics community that prepares young people for life.

The mission of FIRST® is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

Our Future – Built Better Together

It’s never too early to discover STEM.

Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork.

It’s way more than building robots.

We call FIRST Robotics Competition the ultimate Sport for the Mind.