FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Robotics Competition Award

The FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Robotics Competition Award is designed to assist new, incoming undergraduate students, who:

  • Actively participated in the FIRST Tech Challenge or the FIRST Robotics Competition during his/her junior or senior year of high school;
  • Will enroll as a full-time undergraduate student at North Central College; and
  • Have a minimum High School grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Applicants must meet the following criteria for eligibility:

  • Be an incoming undergraduate student as of the Fall 2021 Semester
  • Pursuing an Engineering major at North Central
  • Active participation in a FIRST Tech Challenge or FIRST Robotics Competition during junior or senior year of high school
  • Have a minimum High School GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Financial need is not a requirement

Applicants will be requested to provide the name and email contact information for the FIRST coach or mentor, so that the coach/mentor may confirm the applicant’s active participation and membership in FIRST.

Scholarship application is open from October 1st through December 1st each year. Application closes on December 1st, 11:59 PM.

The scholarship is renewable provided the student continues to meet the College’s satisfactory academic progress requirements.

Donor
North Central College's FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Robotics Competition AWARD
Award
$2,500
Deadline
12/01/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. As of the FALL 2021 SEMESTER, will you be a NEW, INCOMING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT at North Central? (This award is for new, incoming undergraduate students only.)
  2. If you are selected as a recipient of this scholarship, will you be FULL-TIME (12-18 credit hours per semester) for the 2021-22 academic year?
  3. Do you (or did you) have a minimum High School GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)?
  4. Are you/ were you an active participant in a FIRST Tech Challenge or in a FIRST Robotics Competition during your junior or senior year of high school?
  5. What is (was) your FIRST team name and number?
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