Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, 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.
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 that motivate young people to pursue education and career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and math, while building self-confidence, knowledge, and life skills.
- A big thank you to Magna Powertrain for providing an amazing opportunity for some of our Robostangs to go intern at their facilities in Troy. Robostangs and interns were able...
- From July 24 through July 28, The Robostangs hosted their annual robocamp. Over these 5 days, kids from 3rd through 8th grade learned the values of competition and teamwork. For...