Welcome to the 2017 FIRST® Championship

The FIRST Championship presented by Qualcomm® Incorporated is the culmination of the season’s FIRST programs, bringing together tens of thousands of students of all ages for the ultimate celebration of science and technology.

Quick Facts

Youth
30,000
Youth
Attendees
60,000
ATTENDEES
Teams
1,400
TEAMS
Countries
62
COUNTRIES
Volunteers
2,400
VOLUNTEERS

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FIRST Impact

Internal and external studies are conducted to assess impact on youth participants including understanding changes in STEM interest and intent, education achievement, post-high school plans, career intent and outcomes related to 21st century work skills, as a result of participating in FIRST.

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