(MauiNow) — The Monsanto Fund has developed a new FIRST Robotics Grant Program to support educational robotics programs in communities where Monsanto employees live and work. The nationwide program seeks to inspire and nurture students’ interests in science, technology, engineering, and math. The Monsanto Fund’s FIRST grant program is open to first-year and veteran teams for sixth- through 12th-grade students competing in FIRST Robotics Competitions and/or FIRST Tech Challenge tournaments.
The application process opened Aug. 15 and closes Sept. 15. Teams that demonstrate diversity receive higher priority. Click here for application details.Tags: FIRST Robotics Grant Program, Monsanto, robotics