FIRST Tech Challenge

FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) is designed for those who want to compete head-to-head, using a sports model. Teams of up to 10 students are responsible for designing, building, and programming their robots to compete in an alliance format against other teams. The robot kit is reusable from year-to-year and is programmed using a variety of languages. Teams, including coaches, mentors and volunteers, are required to develop strategy and build robots based on sound engineering principles. Awards are given for the competition as for well as for community outreach, design, and other real-world accomplishments.

Eligibility:

  • Must be between the ages of 14-18. No previous robotics experience required.

Other Information:

Students get to:
  • Design, build, and program robots
  • Apply real-world math and science concepts
  • Develop problem-solving, organizational, and team-building skills
  • Compete and cooperate in alliances and tournaments
  • Earn a place in the World Championship
  • Qualify for close to $14 million in college scholarships

Service Area

Chickasaw Nation Residents


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Contact Information


Phone:
(580) 272-5579

Fax:
(580) 272-1223

Location

Science, Technology and Math Academy

301 Seabrook Rd.

Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 272-5579

Last Updated: 12/11/2017