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FIRST Robotics Team

Kettering University

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
  • Grant Amount $13,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2013–December 31, 2015
  • Location Flint, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint

About this grant

This grant will provide support to Kettering University for the Flint FIRST Robotics team. Student participants and their adult mentors work together to build a robot that will be used in regional and national competitions to challenge other teams’ robots in performing specific tasks. FIRST Robotics provides students critical exposure to hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics learning experiences in a fun and positive team environment.