2017-2018 Team FIRST Robotics Competition Team Schedule
(subject to change)

Date Event Location
18 May 2018 Registration Opens
23 August 2018 Rookie Grant Opens
1 September 2018 NASA Grant Open (tentative date)
20 September 2018 1st Regional Event Preference
9 October 2018 Kit and kickoff registration opens 12pm (where you will pick up your kit)
TBD Team notified of placement for 1st regional
TBD NASA grant submission due (this is the date from last year, no 2018 date yet)
11 October 2018 Teams enter preference for 2nd regional
TBD Teams notified of placement for 2nd regional
1 November 2018 Unrestricted Regional Event Registration
1 November 2018 Rookie Grant due
8 November 2018 Chairman's, Dean's List, Entrepreneurship and Woodie Flowers awards open
16 November 2018 Rookie and Grants announced
19 November 2018 Kit and Kickoff Registration Closes
19 November 2018 Payment due for 1st competition
5 January 2019 10:30am Kickoff Kickoff areas: Cincinnati, OH; Cleveland, OH; Pittsburgh, PA; remote kickoff in Dayton
24 January 2019 Payment due for 2nd registration
7 February 2019 Chairman's Due
7 February 2019 Woody Flowers due
14 February 2019 Dean's List due
14 February 2019 Entrepreneurship due
16 February 2019 Week Zero
19 February 2019 11:59pm Bag and Tag
27 February 2019 Competitions Start
6-9 Mar 2019 Miami Valley Regional Nutter Center, Dayton, Ohio
20-23 March 2019 Greater Pittsburgh Regional Convocation Center, California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA 15418
27-30 March 2019 Buckeye Regional Cleveland State University, Wolstein Center, located at 2000 Prospect Avenue
24-27 April 2019 World Competition Cobo Center, 1 Washington Blvd., Detroit, MI 48226
WOW Championship
CORI Offseason Dublin Coffman High School, 6780 Coffman Road, Dublin, OH 43017
Will return in 2020 WVROX Offseason West Virginia University's Student Recreation Center, Morgantown, WV
Steel City Showdown
MVRC Offseason Austintown Fitch High School, 4560 Falcon Drive, Austintown, OH 44515
Dayton Offseason