Email Blast- FIRST Headquarters closed in recognition of Memorial Day/United States Air Force Leadership Experience/FRC End of Season Surveys/2015 FRC Registration Payment Deadline Change/2014 Post Season Awards Order Forms

5/22/14

Greetings Teams:

FIRST Headquarters closed in recognition of Memorial Day: FIRST Headquarters will close at 3:00 pm Eastern Time on Friday, May 23rd and will remain closed on Monday, May 26th in recognition of the Memorial Day holiday. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 27th at 8:30 am Eastern Time.

United States Air Force Leadership Experience for FIRST Teachers & Mentors: The United States Air Force will be hosting the 3rd annual Air Force Leadership experience for FIRST Teachers and Mentors. We will select twenty-four FRC and FTC mentors, who are also K-12 teachers, to attend an all-expense paid seminar at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado on August 4th-5th, 2014. For more information about the opportunity, please visit the U.S. Air Force Leadership Experience website. The application will be available until Friday, June 6th.  Good luck!

FRC End of Season Surveys: The official FRC Season has ended!  Before you get started on your summer plans, we’re looking for your feedback on how FRC did this year. We’re looking for your thoughts in wide variety of areas.  Your responses on the Post Season Survey will help us improve our program in the future!

The survey should only take about 10-15 minutes of your time to complete.

To complete the Post Season Survey, please visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014FRCPostSeasonTeamSurvey

The survey will remain open through Friday, June 20th.   

As a reminder, you have until Friday, June 6th to complete the 2014 Kit of Parts (KoP) Survey. Please direct two specific members of your team: the student team captain and one technical mentor to complete the survey: Kit of Parts Survey (https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2014FRCKOP).

Thank you in advance for your feedback!

2015 FRC Registration Payment Deadline Change: This year, the initial FRC registration payment deadline will be on Monday, November 24th, 2014. This deadline is approximately 11 calendar days earlier than in previous FRC seasons. For additional information on the update, please visit: http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/blog-2015-FRC-Registration-Payment-Due-Date.

2014 Post Season Awards Order Forms: Teams wishing to purchase medallions, pins, plaques and trophies may do so by downloading the forms available here: http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/post-season-order-form.  Please note:  All sales will be completed through Crown Trophy.  If you have any questions regarding your order, please contact them directly at awards@crowntrophy18.com.  Banners may be purchased directly through First Impressions. Post season awards ordering closes on Friday, May 30th.

Go Teams!