There are presently no open calls for submissions.

PTC is the official 2020-2021 FIRST Tech Challenge 3D Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality Sponsor and proud to join forces with FIRST to build the engineers and innovators of tomorrow!

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

2020-2021 FIRST FTC/FRC Team Grants Application will open on September 1, 2020.  Other important dates to keep in mind:

  • FTC Application Submission Deadline: Thursday, October 1, 2020 
  • PTC Grant Notifications for FTC: Friday, October 30, 2020
  • FRC Application Submission Deadline: Monday, November 2, 2020
  • PTC Grant Notifications for FRC: Due to the unusual circumstances teams are facing this season, grants will be processed and teams will be notified on a bi-weekly basis starting on Thursday, October 1.