roboticon-challengeThe 2016 ROBOTICON Challenge, sponsored this year bydi-logo the Doolittle Institute, is now open to FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Robotics Competition teams participating in the 2016 ROBOTICON FIRST Showcase October 8 & 9 at the University of South Florida!

One team in each program will be awarded a top prize of $150 by showing how the team meets the highest levels of performance in each of the three judged elements below:

  •  Business Planning – Show us how you effectively sustain your team. This could include the-2016-roboticon-challengemerchandising, securing sponsorship,  good budgeting, or some creative revenue stream.
  • Technical Expertise– Show us your most effective or unique solution to an engineering problem you encountered over the last season.
  •  Community Service – How does your team serve back in your community? We’re especially interested in STEM related community service, but are happy to see any of your projects.

Submissions are due by October 3.  Click image to download complete rules or visit the ROBOTICON Challenge page.