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.

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Youth
30,000
Youth
Attendees
65,000
ATTENDEES
Teams
1,394
TEAMS
Countries
39
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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