Have you been thinking about starting a new FIRST Tech Challenge team? Or adding a team? There’s no better time than now!
Here are the essential steps:
- Create a FIRST® Account
- Create a Team Profile
- Apply for a rookie team grant
- Enter Storefront
- Pay for Season Registration ($275)
- Purchase Product ($725-$875 for a new team)
- Complete Youth Protection Screening (US/Canada Lead Coach/Mentors only)
- Reach out to the Louisiana Affiliate Partner (firstname.lastname@example.org) to register for local events ($200 to start)
- Review Available Resources – see the Team Management Resources page
Don’t worry! FIRST has these instructions that walk you through the rookie team creation and storefront access.
Here are the kit-of-parts offerings in the Storefront.
For registration technical support, call 1-800-871-8326.
You can also contact us at Louisiana FIRST Tech Challenge for support.