The Grants are managed by FIRST South Africa (NPO) and given to new South African teams that must have an assigned coach and mentor in order to prepare the team for their FIRST TECH Challenge experience. A total of 4 selected FTC team will be supported this season and it is therefore required that a team commits to the full duration of the grant.
A business plan that focus on the growth and sustainability of the team needs to be completed to support the grant application
More information is available https://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library/ftc/team-management-resources and https://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library/fundraising-toolkit
The DOW Grant FTC Teams will receive:
• Team Registration fee
• Kit of Parts
• It is compulsory for Grant Teams to register at two websites:
https://firstsa.org/ftc-registered-teams/ as well as
https://my.firstinspires.org/AccountManager/Account/Register and to participate in a FTC competition in the 2021/2022 FREIGHT FRENZY season.
• It is compulsory for grant holders to report on team progress. Preliminary report submission 30 April 2022, final report submission date 30 June 2022.