Scholarships Blog

Scholarship Provider: Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)

Mar 27, 2017 Written by FIRST Alum Heather Youmans for FIRST Scholarship Provider Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)

Learn about a FIRST Alum's experiences at VCU. 

Scholarship Provider: Macquarie University, Sydney Australia

Feb 27, 2017 Written by FIRST Alum Evan Hollins for FIRSTScholarship Provider, Macquarie University

Learn about a FIRST Alum's experiences at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. 

Scholarship Provider: University of Maryland

Feb 27, 2017 Written by FIRST Scholarship Provider, University of Maryland

In support of the FIRST mission, the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland is offering four, merit-based scholarships, each for $4,000, to high school seniors who have participated on a FIRST team during their high school career.

Scholarship Provider: Lawrence Technological University post II

Feb 17, 2017 Written by FIRST Scholarship Provider, Lawrence Technological University

The Brookings Institution ranks LTU 5th among U.S. colleges and universities for boosting graduates’ earning power. Why?

Scholarship Provider: Lawrence Technological University

Feb 17, 2017 Written by FIRST Scholarship Provider, Lawrence Technological University

As a FIRST competitor, you’re just the kind of student Lawrence Technological University wants: a thinker, dreamer, techie, game changer. At LTU, you’ll learn the theories, but you’ll also engineer, make, design, experiment, DO.

Scholarship Provider: Worcester Polytechnic Institute: A University of Firsts

Jan 30, 2017 Written by FIRST Scholarship Provider, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

As a WPI student, you will do much more than study robots – you will build them, interact with them, explore their design and function, and push them to their limits.

Scholarship Provider: Jacksonville University

Jan 09, 2017 Written by FIRST Scholarship Provider, Jacksonville University

At Jacksonville University, we understand the excitement of combining sport with the rigors of science and technology...

How FIRST Students Can Win More College Scholarships

Dec 28, 2016 Written by guest blogger, Monica Matthews

What happens when the school that the student is hoping to attend does not make available Scholarships as part of the FIRST Scholarship Program...

Searching for non-school-specific FIRST Scholarships

Oct 27, 2016 Written by FIRST Staff

Most FIRST Scholarship Providers are specific colleges and universities who want to recruit FIRST Participants and Alumni to their campuses - but there are a few non-school-specific Scholarships...

2017 Bart Kamen Memorial FIRST Scholarship application NOW OPEN!

Oct 24, 2016 Written by FIRST Staff

The Bart Kamen Memorial FIRST Scholarship Fund provides funding to undergraduate students pursuing biomedical engineering or pre-medical degrees.