" i.am FIRST - Science is Rock and Roll ” is an electric hour of highlights from the 20th Annual FIRST® Robotics Championship, featuring will.i.am .
Added on July 30, 2011
Want to start a FIRST team in your community? Great news, jcpenney is sponsoring new grant money to fund rookie teams in honor of the “i.am FIRST : Science is Rock and Roll” back-to-school TV special. These special i.am FIRST rookie team grants are being offered as follows: 20 i.am FIRST rookie team grants in the amount of $10,000 each (that’s $200,000!!), plus an additional special $25,000 i.am FIRST Rookie Team super grant that will be awarded in will.i.am’s home town. To apply for an i.am. FIRST grant to help fund a new team, send an email to email@example.com to receive an application.
Added on August 9, 2011
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.
Added on July 31, 2011