What is Mentoring About?

Mentors are individuals from all backgrounds and disciplines who work side by side with students to share their knowledge and help guide them through the season.  Many mentors contribute weekly during competition season. 

Sample Mentor Roles



• Project Manager Mentor

• Robot Programming (C++, Java, or Labview)

• Scholarship Mentor

• Electrical Engineering

• Marketing Mentor

• Mechanical Engineering

• Finance Mentor


Find a Team to Mentor! 

The NEW FIRST Mentor Network is an interactive platform allowing mentors to find FIRST teams to work with virtually or face to face, locally or across the country, for a few hours or for a season. Learn more and create your mentor profile today!


Questions about mentoring?
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