Dematic Scholarship 2024 2 $5K and 10 $1K - Applications Due May 18, 2024

Announcing the Dematic FIRST Scholarship for 2024.

Available to HS Seniors and College Students -

You have time while riding that van or bus to worlds to crank out a one page essay. You can also write it while watching events on twitch if your not going to worlds. :slight_smile:

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 at a North American Aademic institution. 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


Can you clarify the 1 page/1000 word limit? Is it whichever comes first?

I would go with the 1000 words.

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