Find out about USPTO STEM initiatives and resources for innovators at the FIRST Championship Houston. Representatives from the Texas Regional Office and the Office of Education and Outreach will staff an exhibition booth at the event and will be available to answer your questions. Learn more about the FIRST Championship in Houston.
The FIRST (For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology) Championship is a four-day robotics competition held annually in April. Tens of thousands of students from grades K-12 compete as teams to explore the innovation process and build STEM and digital literacy skills. The Houston competition will take place April 15-18, 2020, and the Detroit competition will run from April 28 to May 2, 2020.