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FIRST  Tech Challenge


FIRST® Tech Challenge students learn to think like engineers. Teams design, build, and code robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. Robots are built from a reusable platform, powered by Android technology, and can be coded using a variety of levels of Java-based programming.

For All FIRST Students:
Scholarships are available to high school students who have participated or are participating on high-school-level FIRST Robotics Competition and/or FIRST Tech Challenge teams.

Most FIRST Scholarship Providers request applications during a student’s senior/12th year, but there are a few scholarships available to juniors or college students.

Each scholarship may also have other eligibility requirements as set by the provider. Eligibility requirements are available at:

Scroll down the page to see the current opportunities. Check back frequently for new or modified FIRST Scholarship Opportunities.


Questions about AZ FIRST Tech Challenge? 

Moving up or have younger children looking to join a program? Take at look at the FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Robotics Competition programs

Grades Pre-K to 8

Grades 9-12

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