As part of our ongoing outreach activities, the NASA Alumni League Florida Chapter sponsors several grants to scholarship students to space-related STEM work as shown here.
FIRST ROBOTICS UPDATE, Chris Fairey, January 2017
Thank you very much for your support to the 2017 Orlando FIRST Robotics Regional. The 2017 Orlando Regional is March 10 & 11, 2017 at the CFE Arena at the University of Central Florida. The VIP Luncheon will be March 10 with RSVP coming out at the end of the month.
The Kickoff for the 2017 season was on Jan 7 and this year’s competition is called “Steamworks”. The video for the game can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMiNmJW7enI. Attached is a game description. 2017 Steamworks Game 1 page
There are 63 teams registered for the Orlando Regional with six rookie teams..
2017 Orlando Regional Registered teams:
- International Teams – Brazil (1), Netherlands (2), Puerto Rico (1) Turkey (2)
- USA Teams – Cal (1), FL (55), Miss (1)
Checkout our web site for more details www.orlandofrc.org (501c3 organization)