Become a FIRST California Sponsor.

Inspire the next generation of creative problem solvers.

Build The Future Workforce

By partnering with FIRST California, you invest in developing the next generation of STEM leaders. Your sponsorship helps foster a pipeline of skilled and confident young individuals ready to tackle tomorrow’s challenges.

Unlock Key Benefits for your Company 

Workforce Pipeline

Create a pipeline for interns and future employees.

Employee Volunteerism

Opportunities for employees to volunteer and mentor.

Corporate Social Responsibility

Enhance company reputation and visibility.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship with FIRST California provides a range of benefits designed to suit your company’s goals and budget. 

Event Participation

Secure speaking opportunities, distribute merchandise, and participate in events connecting directly with the community.

Employee Engagement

Enable your employees to volunteer and mentor, fostering a positive company culture and enhancing skills.

Micro-Event Presenter

Align your company with our special gatherings during the main event, such as Women in STEM Table Talks, Alumni Mixer, or Mentor Breakfast.

Brand Visibility

Gain prominent recognition through branding on event banners, materials, websites, and social media channels.

Customized Activations

Tailor your sponsorship to engage with our broad FIRST community with unique engagement events like online career chats, company trivia at events and co-op webinars. 


Youth Reached Globally Last Season

Youth Reached in California Last Season

Volunteers in California Last Season

Years Delivering FIRST Programs

FIRST Works. We Have Proof.

Our rigorous multi-year longitudinal study, conducted by Brandeis University, provides strong evidence that participation in FIRST has lasting, positive impact on participants across all demographic groups.

Let’s Explore Opportunities

Know a great way to engage kids? Robots! That’s the idea behind FIRSTthe world’s leading nonprofit advancing STEM education at all levels and ages. FIRST programs for PreK-12 engage students in hands-on, project-based learning via robotics challenges. The secret of FIRST, though? It’s not just about the robots. Since 1989, we’ve been preparing young people for the future.