Check out this article from EE Times.
The STEM Impact Award, sponsored by EE Times and EDN, “celebrates an individual or company that demonstrates a commitment to engaging young people and inspiring them to become science and technology leaders.” Say, some of that sounds familiar! And check it out – of the 6 finalists, 5 of them support FIRST in one way or another, with FIRST getting specific mention in two of the write-ups. Also, the centerpiece of the write-up for our friends at National Instruments is the RoboRIO, our new controller for 2015.
Take a look at the article and please vote, so we can help recognize these companies that make such a difference to STEM education and to FIRST.