This is the most prestigious award given by FIRST. It is given to a team that emulates FIRST’s message and provides an excellent role model to other teams.
This award is given to a team that displays great creativity through their robot design, game strategy, use of components.
This award is given to a team that presents a comprehensive business plan that outlines a strategic and effective strategy to achieve the teams objective.
Engineering Innovation Award
This award is given to a team that has an outstanding initiative to spread engineering throughout their school and community.
FIRST Dean’s List Award
Given to a student who portrays excellent an exemplary passion for FIRST and its ideals.
Gracious Professionalism Award
This award is given to a team that effectively displays FIRST ideals through working well with others on and off the field.
Highest Rookie Seed Award
This award is given to the highest ranked rookie team at a competition.
This award is given to a team whose robot displays great attractiveness in engineering, and visual aesthetic when it comes to the integration and robot design.
Industrial Design Award
This award is given to a team whose robot subsystems prove to be incredibly effective and efficient.
Industrial Safety Award
This award is given to a team who goes above and beyond with designing their safety procedures.
Innovation in Control Award
This award is given to a team whose robot displays innovative and creative ways of completing the games tasks throughout a competition.
A team will win this award if the judges decide that the team displays unique merit and performance.
This award is given to a team whose robot is stable and built with extreme durability.
Rookie All Star Award
This award is given to a rookie team who displays great potential and has successfully implemented FIRST’s ideals within their community.
Rookie Inspiration Award
This award is given to a team who’s efforts to share STEM and FIRST’s ideals are exemplary.
Team Spirit Award
This award is given to a team who displays great enthusiasm for FIRST and teamwork.
Woodie Flowers Award
This award is presented to a mentor who displays great passion for teaching, FIRST, and empowering their team through learning.