Email Blast- Initial Event Registration opens next Thursday, 9/26~Beta Test Teams~NASA Grant~FRC Blog~Upcoming Resources
Initial Event Registration opens next Thursday, 9/26/13: Initial Regional and initial District event registration opens Thursday, 9/26/13 at 12 noon ET in TIMS: https://my.usfirst.org/frc/tims/site.lasso.
IMPORTANT! Please remember, you must complete the Team Profile Section in order to register for an event. If you have not done so already, please complete via TIMS: https://my.usfirst.org/frc/tims/site.lasso. If you need assistance please contact Team Support at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 Beta Test Teams: The 2014 Beta Test teams have been selected. Selected teams will be helping the FRC Control System team review the software libraries and build new code to share with all teams. All FRC teams will be able to communicate with the Beta Test teams on the forums.
NASA Grant: A link to the 2014 NASA Grant application is available here: http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/available-frc-grants.
FRC Blog: Please visit the FRC Blog for information on the Chairman’s Award, District team registrations for regionals and more: http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/blog-new-frc-job-chairmans-award-district-registration-voy-2013.
- FRC’s ‘Ask An Expert’ calls have begun, led by Senior Mentors and various experts from the FIRST community. Join us for our next call on Wednesday 9/25/13, focused on New Mentor Orientation. Visit http://www.usfirst.org/community/volunteers/fsm_training_calls#FRC for more information.
- Autodesk offers a number of free resources and webinars for both Students & Mentors, all of which are recorded and stored on their website. Their next webinar, “Autodesk Inventor: Creating Assemblies’, will take place on Monday, 9/23/13. To register for the webinar or access their resources, visit http://students.autodesk.com/?nd=first_home_landing.
- National Instruments (NI) offers training materials, grants and competitions for FRC & FTC teams. To learn more, visit https://decibel.ni.com/content/community/academic/student_competitions/frc.
- PTC offers a variety of free training opportunities, both in-person and on the web. To learn more about their Hands-on-Workshops, Online Training Opportunities and weekly webinars, visit http://www.ptc.com/company/community/first/teams.htm and click on Training and Resources.
The FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®) is brought to you, in part, by our generous Sponsors and Suppliers. For a full list, please visit http://www.usfirst.org/sponsors/sponsor-listings.