Compass/Promote Award

Promote Award

This award is given to the team that is most successful in creating a compelling video message for the public designed to change our culture and celebrate science, technology, engineering and math. Teams must submit a one-minute long public service announcement (PSA) video based on“This is how I plan to pay FIRST forward…”.  Submit your entry for this award category here.


Compass Award

This award recognizes an adult Coach or Mentor who has provided outstanding guidance and support for a team throughout the year, and demonstrates to the Team what it means to be a Gracious Professional.  Submit your a one-minute long video highlighting how your mentor here.


Submission Requirements

Video must meet the following criteria:

    • Video cannot be longer than 60 seconds.
    • Video must be of a high quality, as submissions may be used at a later time to promote FIRST.
    • Team must have rights to music used in the video.
    • Video must have strong production value.
    • Stay tuned for the 2018 submission deadline date.
    • Only one video submission per Team and award category will be considered. Teams may submit new or updated videos at each tournament.