The North Texas FIRST® Area serves the Dallas-Fort Worth area and North Texas. Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

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Susan Ashmore, Development Director

With a wealth of experience and a passion for education and innovation, Susan Ashmore is right at home as the new Development Director for FIRST in Texas. Education and Background … Read More


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Be a STEM Advocate, Support the Mission, Change the World

During November, FIRST in Texas is celebrating a month of giving! From our upcoming #GivingTuesday fundraising campaign to encouraging volunteers to lend their support, we’re excited to turn our focus to all … Read More


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Volunteer Spotlight: FIRST Technical Advisor (FTA)

In our continuing volunteer spotlight series, this month we look at the role of FIRST Technical Advisors more commonly referred to as FTAs. According to the FTA Volunteer Roles and … Read More


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Diversity and Inclusion in STEM

October is Global Diversity Awareness Month, and it’s a great time to reflect on inclusive values–the kind of values that inspire organizations to help the underserved and underrepresented in their … Read More


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Regional Partners

Together, we are helping students learn incredible skills that one day will take them pro! The North Texas FIRST® Area is supported by a strong network of corporations, educational and professional institutions. We want to give a special Thank You to our 2018-2019 Area Partners.