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    FIRST Robotics Scholarship Application

    Scholarship Description

    In support of the FIRST mission, Merrimack College is offering up to ten, merit‐based scholarships, each for $5,000, to high school seniors who have participated on a FIRST team during their school career. This scholarship must be utilized by students studying in the School of Engineering & Computational Sciences at Merrimack College. The scholarship is renewable up to a total of $20,000 over four years contingent upon majoring within the School of Engineering & Computational Sciences, as well as maintaining good academic standing and the Dean’s recommendation. Each recipient must meet the regular academic requirements for admission to Merrimack College’s School of Engineering & Computational Sciences.


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
    • Be a senior in high school
    • Have participated on a FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) or a FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team
    • Apply and be admitted to Merrimack College as a full time student (However, please note that you do not need to have already been admitted at the time you apply for this scholarship).
    • Apply to a major within the School of Engineering & Computational Sciences

    Your FIRST Scholarship Application and supporting materials must be submitted no later than March 15th.
    Your Information
    Mailing Address*
    Mailing Address*
    FIRST Robotics Information
    FIRST Program (select all that apply)*
    FIRST Program (select all that apply)*
    FIRST Robotics Essay
    FIRST Mentor Information
    If you would like to submit an optional letter of recommendation from your FIRST mentor, you can upload a copy below. If your FIRST mentor would prefer to submit the recommendation to us directly, it can be emailed to Submitting a recommendation is an optional part of the FIRST Scholarship Application.