Ends on December 1, 2017

This grant is open to FIRST® LEGO League Junior teams, FIRST® LEGO League teams, FIRST® Tech Challenge teams, and FIRST® Robotics teams for the 2017-18 season.

This grant is for registration only, is not regrantable and will be awarded as follows:

·         FIRST LEGO League Junior - $99

·         FIRST LEGO League* - $225-  Funding will be available until 12/1/17 or until registration closes in a given region.

·         FIRST Tech Challenge - $275

·         FIRST Robotics Competition - $500

Grants may be requested during the following application periods this season.  Grants will not be available outside these dates.

FIRST Program

Grant Open Date

Grant Close Date

FLL, Junior

August 2017

December 1, 2017


August 2017

December 1, 2017*


August 2017

December 1, 2017


August 2017

December 1, 2017


Requester must complete a copy of this form for each team identified as eligible for the grant. 

Grant Requirements:

·         Teams must register with FIRST and provide a team number prior to applying for a grant.

           Teams must apply and get approval for the Tennessee Valley Authority FIRST grant prior to paying their season registration.  You can register with FIRST, however, teams should not pay for registration as you will forfeit the Tennessee Valley Authority grant. Refunds are not available for this grant.

·         Must be participating on a FIRST® LEGO League Junior, FIRST® LEGO League, FIRST® Tech Challenge, or FIRST® Robotics Competition team for the current 2017-18 season.  

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