WHO ARE WE
WHAT DO WE DO
FIRST'S mission is to inspire youth into becoming scienctific and technological leaders, by engaging them in exciting, mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, inspire innovation, and foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) was founded in 1989 by Dean Kamen, to inspire young people's interest and participation in science and technology. Based in Manchester, NH, the 501 (c) (3) non-profit public charity designs accessible, innovative programs, including JR FLL, FLL, FTC, and FRC that motivate young people to pursue education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math, while building self-confidence, knowledge, and life skills.
- Perfecting presentations, adding final lego bricks to visuals, and writing down last minute information on poster boards are some things Jr. FLL (First Lego League) teams complete to prepare for...
- On Saturday, December 9, 2107, six members of the Northville Robostangs traveled to the ASEI (American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin) Youth Technology Exhibition to showcase the Robostangs’ off-season...
- On Friday, November 17, the Northville Robostangs participated in the annual Northville Holiday Lighted Parade, a holiday tradition that culminates with the illumination of the Christmas tree in the town...