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.