Welcome to our new website for Upstate NY FIRST programs. We hope you will find use this site useful for information about FIRST programs and FIRST events in Upstate NY. We encourage you to explore the site, learn more about FIRST. Most of all get engaged by starting a team, joining a team, volunteering at a event or with a team and donating to support us as we continue to grow the programs and events in the region. We feel confident that the opportunity afforded to students in our area to participate in FIRST will lead to a next generation of talented, innovative and motivated workers for future businesses that will keep our area strong and viable economically.