Helpful Links

Useful Team and Mentor Links

  • Contains links to all the important FIRST® Tech Challenge resources. Happy researching, teams and mentors!

FIRST Registration Instructions and Making Coach Changes

Digital Scouting resource from one of our teams 16700 Jaybots!

Starting a Team / Finding a Team


START A FIRST Tech Challenge Team! Grades 7-12 

FIRST Team and Event Search Tool

FIRST included one of our fabulous NY Excelsior Region team members, Alonso, in this global promotional video! Onward and Upward! (minute markers 0:14 and 2:16)

Other FIRST programs

FIRST LEGO League Team! Pre-K-Grade 8 (3 Divisions)

FIRST Robotics Competition Team! Grades 9-12

Engineering Portfolio Tips and Examples

Portfolio Tips and Examples

FIRST@MVCC Email Archives

Team Email Blasts from FIRST!

MVCC Emails to Teams and Constant Contacts to Teams

Coaches: If you are not receiving emails from our email addresses, and our Constant Contact emails from FIRST@MVCC:

  • Check spam/junk and designate it “not junk”.
  • Have your organization whitelist emails coming from addresses and Constant Contact.