FTC Team Registration

2016-2017 FTC VELOCITY VORTEX National Registration Process

Register your team nationally with FIRST and purchase materials

  • National Registration for the 2016-17 season opened May 18, 2016. ($275)
    • Before teams are able to pay for their registration or order product, two coaches must be screend by FIRST.
    • Check out this information from FIRST - Team Registration: New and Improved
  • Equipment may be ordered at the time of registration payment. 
    • Registration and payment may now be taken as one transaction or multiple through the new registration system.  
    • Teams will be able to go back into the system at a later date to place equipment orders.

Teams MUST be registered & paid nationally to be eligible for a MN Event. 

Minnesota FIRST Tech Challenge Event Registration Process

Register for a 2016-17 MN Regional Qualifier with High Tech Kids

  •  Minnesota Registration Schedule ($150 each qualifier)
    • Please read the FTC Registration Instructions before registering.
    • Wave #1 - Registration will be open from Sep 30-Oct 5
    • Wave #2 - Registration will be open from Oct 7-12
    • General Registration - Registration will open Oct. 14
  • ONLY Minnesota teams may register in Waves 1 & 2.
  • Teams must be nationally registered and paid prior to registering locally. 
  • Teams may only register for one qualifier per Wave. Teams registering for more than one will be deleted from both events.
  • Minnesota teams may compete in a second Qualifier as space allows. Teams may compete in a maximum of two Qualifiers per season. 
  • Qualifier registration will be done on a first come, first served basis.
  • To be put on a waiting list, please contact vicki at hightehckids.org
  • Team registration is non-transferrable and non-refundable. 
  • Non-Minnesota teams may register in Wave #3.