PTC Academic Programs

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PTC, a FIRST Strategic Partner, is proud to join forces with FIRST to build the engineers and innovators of tomorrow! We are also excited to announce that PTC is the official 2017-2018 FIRST Tech Challenge 3D Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Sponsor!

PTC provides all FIRST teams with software (Creo, Mathcad, Windchill, and Vuforia), services, and access to training material.  PTC also provides grants to a select number of FTC and FRC teams.

2017-2018 FIRST FTC/FRC Team Grants Application will open on August 21, 2017.  Other important dates to keep in mind:
  1. Application Submission Deadline: Friday, September 22, 2017
  2. PTC Grants Notifications: Friday, October 20, 2017