"To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders."

Dean Kamen, Founder


Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

Open to FIRST LEGO League teams who have received a regional nomination to submit an innovative solution to the Global Innovation Award for the ANIMAL ALLIES season.

A coach or adult 18 years or older should create the submittable user account.  The answers should be written by the team.  

Submissions are due March 29, 2017.

TIP: As you answer questions, please remember to look at the Global Innovation Award Rubric the judges will use to evaluate your entry. 

NOTE: All Global Innovation Award judges who read your materials have a signed non-disclosure agreement with FIRST.

Questions? fllinnovationaward@firstinspires.org