The 2012 FRC season kicked off on January 7! 

North Texas FRC Workshops

Two North Texas FRC workshops were held to prepare teams for the upcoming season. Read more about those experiences here.

Field Practice Day

Lockheed Martin provided full length game field elements for North Texas teams to practice on before competition. Read more for details.

Dallas FRC Regional Sponsored by jcpenney

Dallas' regional competition was held March 29-31 at the Dallas Convention Center. See event winners here.

Welcome to the North Texas FIRST website!

Dallas is dedicated to inspiring young people's interest in science and technology. Through North Texas FIRST programs, kids team with local engineers, professors and business people to solve real world engineering challenges.

Students develop technical expertise, and gain self confidence, knowledge and skills to face life's challenges. They discover they can achieve more than they had ever dreamed possible. We invite you to join us as a team member, volunteer, sponsor or donor.

The FRC Dallas Regional Sponsored by jcpenney

For the first time, Dallas will host a double field event where high school FRC teams will compete head to head. The Dallas Regionals Sponsored by jcpenney is the culmination of six weeks of building a large-scale robot to perform specific tasks. Teams from North Texas, around the state, surrounding states and even teams from Mexico come to Dallas to compete for various awards and the opportunity to advance to the FIRST Championship at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri. Admission is free and open to the public.

University Row

  • DeVry University
  • Baylor University
  • ITT Technical Institute
  • Texas State Technical College
  • Texas A&M University at Prairie View
  • University of Rochester, South Region
  • Sam Houston State University
  • Texas A&M  University at Corpus Christi
  • Purdue University
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology
  • Texas State College
  • Richland College
  • University of Texas Austin

*Universities listed attended the 2012 FIRST Robotics Competition Dallas Regional Sponsored by jcpenney. If your universty is not listed here and you would like to be part of this recruitment opportunity please contact Kristi Holman at kholman@firstintexas.org.