17 Days until the Dematic First Scholarship Due Date! - May 18, 2024

Congratulations to all the FIRST Teams that participated in the World Championships!

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to apply for the Dematic scholarship. You have been working on a robot all year, so now write an essay about a robot of the future. :slight_smile:

Available to HS Seniors and College Students -
We have 2 $5K scholarships and 10 $1K scholarships.

Scholarship Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • Have participated in a FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®) or a FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®) Team during high school.
  • Apply and be admitted to a post-secondary institution (including trade schools) as a full or part time student.
  • You do not need to have already been admitted at the time of application for this scholarship.
  • Must be pursuing a post-secondary degree or certification.
  • STEM degrees and certifications are preferred.
  • Available for any undergraduate students for the Fall of 2024.

Previous Dematic FIRST Scholarship winners are ineligible to win again.

Essay question.
You have been awarded a grant to design and develop a robot of your choice.

  • Describe the purpose of your robot and the problem it solves, highlighting its positive and negative impacts on the world.
  • Explain your design process, including how you prioritize features and navigate trade-offs between different components.
  • Identify the key team members you will need and justify their roles in the project.

Dematic FIRST Scholarship

Deadline to apply is midnight on May 18, 2024