The LEGO Foundation Grant has opened if you have not ordered your Challenge Kit and Robot yet.
Deadline to apply: August 31st, 2018
LEGO Foundation Info:
The LEGO Foundation Grants are available if you have not paid your registration or ordered your robot yet.
1st year, “Rookie” Team Grant
Challenge Set (Field Setup Kit)
Shipping & Handling
LEGO Foundation grants are for rookie teams and the requirements are:
Commit to three years of being a team.
Participate in official events (Qualifiers and Championship if they advance)
Participate in training sessions, Kickoffs, and scrimmages
Contribute stories and photos to the LEGO Foundation grant Facebook page and other sharing opportunities as requested by FIRST and the LEGO Foundation periodically throughout the season (more details on this will come once the teams are established and the season officially begins
Coach must be proactive in staying abreast of everything they have to do as a coach and do everything in a timely manner (respond to requests for information, register for competitions, etc)
Team must be in need of an EV3 robot and not be receiving one from a school, district, etc.
The LF grants are in the form of products only, so the rookie teams that receive them will have to be registered through FIRST in order to be eligible.
To apply please send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line, “LEGO Foundation Grant Application”:
Team Name and Number (if number is available)
Coach Name and Email
Description of Need – Why does your team need a grant? Why is funding not coming from anywhere else?
Letter(s) of Recommendation (at least one letter and can be from anyone)
FIRST LEGO League Manager
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
P 214.756.5853 | email@example.com