FIRST Tech Challenge Netherlands

The mission of FIRST

Brought to The Netherlands

FIRST participation is proven to encourage students to pursue education and careers in STEM-related fields, inspire them to become leaders and innovators, and enhance their 21st century work-life skills.

What is FIRST Tech Challenge?



Overview of award winners

FIRST Tech Challenge vmbo curriculum

2023-2024 CENTERSTAGE Team registration

For teams

Does your team need information about building a robot, managing a team or preparing for competition? Find everything your team might need to participate in the FIRST Tech Challenge.

Award Winners Benelux Championship 2023


Watch our videos and Master Classes on our YouTube channel.

Make a difference

FTC Netherlands organises FIRST Tech Challenge events throughout the Netherlands. Do you want to help us perusing our mission? Become volunteer, coach or sponsor!

We're not doing this alone

Thanks to the help of Dow, SOLIDWORKS, ASML, Cadmes and many more as partners and ambassadors, we were able to bring the FIRST Tech Challenge home.

"To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders."

Dean Kamen, founder of FIRST