Ends on December 1, 2018

This grant is open to FIRST® LEGO League Junior teams, FIRST® LEGO League teams, FIRST® Tech Challenge teams, and FIRST® Robotics teams for the 2018-19 season.

This grant is not regrantable and will be awarded as follows:

·         FIRST LEGO League Junior - $99 Registration and Inspire Set - CLOSED

·         FIRST LEGO League - $299 Registration Bundle(Registration and Challenge Set)-CLOSED

·         FIRST Tech Challenge - $275 Registration only

·         FIRST Robotics Competition - $500 towards Registration fees

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

FIRST Program

Grant Close Date


September 10, 2018


September 12, 2018


December 1, 2018


December 1, 2018


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 2018-19 season.