Register to volunteer at an event

Follow these steps to register to volunteer at an event:

1. Create an account in the FIRST Dashboard - sign up is located in the top right corner of this page or by clicking the "Start Volunteer Registration" button below.

2. Click the Volunteer Registration tab & choose ‘Volunteer at an Event’.

3. Filter events by location/ program and select an event.

4. Choose up to five roles and apply.

5. Complete your required youth protection background screening (US & Canada).

You will receive an email from your local event coordinator if you are assigned to a volunteer role.

Follow these steps to mentor with an existing team:

1. Login to the FIRST Dashboard

2. Click on the Volunteer Registration tab & choose 'FIRST Mentor Network'

3. Follow the steps to create your Mentor Profile

4. Complete your required youth protection background screening (US & Canada).

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5. Publish your Mentor Profile to see teams that match your profile


Start Volunteer Registration


Need help navigating volunteer registration? Download the Volunteer Registration User Guide

Or call Customer Service (800) 871-8326, Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 5:00 EST/EDT

Whether a seasoned volunteer or new to FIRST, we recommend taking this "Volunteering with FIRST" training to learn about what FIRST is and what it means to volunteer with FIRST.