FTC Team Blast - 12/05/13

FTC Team E-Blast!

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  1. FLL to FTC Rookie Grants
  2. Student Team Information Management System Reminder
  3. Join us for the FIRST Scholarships Program Hangout on Air
  4. Scholarships reminder
  5. FTC Forum Q&A Document

Moe Battery Charger

FTC Team 365, Moe, created this battery charging board to help keep their charging neat and orderly.

    1.  There are currently 14 FLL to FTC Graduation Grants remaining.  Visit www.usfirst.org/ftc/grow to find out if you or someone you know qualifies.

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    2.  Teams are reminded and encouraged to use the Student Team Information Management System to manage team rosters and parental consent. 

    To learn more about the system, http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/ftc/stims

    3.  The next FIRST Scholarship Program Hangout on Air is scheduled for Thursday, December 19 at 7 p.m. ET. 

    Join us to learn more about the scholarships available to FTC participants as they go off to college.  We'll also with experts about some best practices to follow when applying to colleges.

    Register to attend on the FTC Google+ Events page and watch for the view link on Twitter and Facebook the night of the 19th.

    See you there!

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    4.  If you're a senior getting ready to graduate, don't forget to check out the many scholarship opportunities your participation on a FIRST Team allows you to take advantage of.  Don't let a great opportunity go to waste, learn more today: http://www.usfirst.org/aboutus/scholarships
    5.  Before heading out the door to your next competition, don't forget to download and/or print the latest copy of the FTC Forum Q&A Answered Questions Document.  It's available in PDF, Nook and Kindle formats and you can download it from the FTC Game Page.