Start a Team

Quick Facts…

Team Size: capped at 15 students.

Age Range in Michigan is geared for Middle School.

Participants often organize through schools, neighborhoods, other FIRST family of programs, youth organizations, religious programs, scout troops and home school groups.

Mentors provide guidance and share their knowledge with the team members.

Season: See Michigan FTC>The Season

Registration and Cost information:
2015-2016 FIRST in Michigan Robotics Grant Information
FIRST link for Registration and Cost
MI FTC Start a Team Guide
FIRST Progression of Programs

Veteran FTC teams: Spread the word in your area. Reach out and share your knowledge and experience.

FRC teams: FTC is a fabulous JV robotics program. Talk to your local middle school about starting a team - great mentorship opportunity!

FLL teams: Interested in the next step? There are grants to help!

New to FIRST and like to start a FTC team? Welcome aboard! Many resources are available to help.