Showbest Fixture Corporation has generously funded a limited number of grants for FRC teams in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia for the 2018-2019 competition season. All registered FRC teams are eligible to apply. Funds may be used to defray costs associated with registration, travel and lodging, and materials. Funds may also support FRC outreach to grow more teams throughout the FIRST Chesapeake District. Grants will be awarded based upon need and/or anticipated outcomes. 
 
Awards will not exceed $4,000 per team and will be selected by a committee comprised of FIRST Chesapeake staff, volunteers, and Showbest representatives. Applications must be submitted on-line by 4pm on January 14th, 2019.
 
Awards will be announced on January 18th, 2019, and checks will be issued to teams by February 1st, 2019.