NI loves and supports FIRST!
We are proud to be both a Strategic Partner and a Crown Supplier, and we are especially excited to provide grants to FIRST teams participating in the 2018-2019 FIRST Robotics Competition.
Teams will be awarded grants based on their submitted application, financial need, use of LabVIEW, and commitment to the FIRST program.
DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted by 11:00 pm EST on Friday, November 9, 2018. All applications must be submitted via the online application form below. Hard copy applications will not be accepted.
GRANT NOTIFICATIONS: Selected teams will be notified by December 8, 2018.
NI GRANT REQUIREMENTS: If your team is selected for an NI FIRST grant, you will be required to:
- Program your competition robot in LabVIEW.
- Maintain regular communication with your NI Ambassador (assigned after grant selections) regarding team initiatives, community outreach, competition travel schedule, and competition event results.
- Feature the NI logo on all team signage, including robot, t-shirts, banners, newsletters, website, etc.; use the NI logo according to NI Logo Guidelines (provided by NI).
- All teams are encouraged to participate in NI’s new LabVIEW badging program. Program details are available at ni.com/frc.