FIRST Scholarship Provider: New Hampshire Governor's Cup

Oct 05, 2018 Written by FIRST New Hampshire

The New Hampshire Governor's Cup will take place on October 13, 2018 at the ALLWell North facility at Plymouth State University, and is open to all New Hampshire FIRST Robotics Competition teams. This unique one-day opportunity will provide 2018-2019 FIRST Robotics Competition teams an off-season competition with an extremely exciting potential reward for the graduating class of 2019 FIRST students. In keeping with his mission to build New Hampshire's workforce for "not just tomorrow but for five, ten, twenty years", Governor Chris Sununu has worked with the University & Community College Systems of NH to offer FREE TUITION for one semester to high school seniors on the winning alliance at The Governor's Cup. In addition, there are five $2,000 scholarship for High School seniors nominated by their coaches and mentors. 

FIRST at the New Hampshire State House


About the Scholarships:

A free semester for the High School seniors on the winning alliance. There will also be five $2,000 scholarships for High School seniors nominated by their coaches and mentors. (Application deadline 11:59 pm ET on October 10)

The scholarships are valid at the following New Hampshire State Universities and Colleges: 

  • Granite State College
  • Great Bay Community College
  • Keene State College
  • Lakes Region Community College
  • Manchester Community College
  • Nashua Community College
  • NHTI Concord's Community
  • Plymouth State University
  • River Valley Community College
  • University of New Hampshire at Manchester
  • University of New Hampshire Main Campus
  • White Mountains Community College

To be eligible the student must have participated for the full 2017-2018 Competition season and be participating in the 2018-2019 FIRST Robotics Competition season.

Student must go through the regular admission process and be accepted by the State College or University.

The free semester must be used within one year from the date of the competition.

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