Awards and accreditation

FIRST® Tech Challenge is more than robots - away from the game field, teams are judged on their engineering notebooks, community outreach, communication and life-skills - with the highest achieving teams earning the right to represent the UK in the world championships in the USA.

Inspire Award winners 2019 - Team New.botics.101 from Newcastle Academy, Staffordshire.

The Inspire Award

Winners of the FIRST® Tech Challenge UK Inspire Award will earn a place at the FIRST® championships held in Detroit, USA between 24 – 27 April 2019 – joining 30,000 students from around the world as they compete head to head to be crowned world robotics champions.