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ORTOP wishes to thank the
ORTOP Sponsors

FIRST Tech Challenge
Presenting Sponsor for ORTOP

ORTOP Program Sponsors Platinum Level

Intel Involved Community

ORTOP Program Sponsors Gold Level

ORTOP Program Sponsors Silver Level



Supporting Sponsors


Vista Masonic Lodge #215

To learn how your company or organization can be an ORTOP sponsor click here




FIRST National Partnerships with


FIRSTŪ Tech Challenge for
7th - 12th Grade Students
WHAT IS FIRST Tech Challenge?

The FTC New Tech Platform for 2015-2016!

FIRST announces 'Game Changing' Technology Platform for the 2015-2016 FTC Season

Resources to assist Oregon FTC Teams with this new transistion


Cascade Effect Logo

After you review the website, if you have additional questions, please send email to ftc-questions@ortop.org

The 2015-2016 FIRST Tech Challenge Season

New to FTC?
Links to click and learn more about us!

National FTC Information for 2015-2016

Get Involved in FTC
Starting a team
What does it cost?
National Rookie Grants
Transitioning: FLL to FTC teams
Registering your team for 2015-2016

Oregon FTC Information

Oregon Department of Education FTC Grant Application - May 20

Help Page for completing the Oregon Dept of Education Grant Application for FIRST Tech Challenge

Joining a League or Going QT? - TBA
Oregon FTC Event Schedule - TBA

Summer/Fall Events to Meet Teams
Oregon International Air Show
Portland Mini-Maker Faire at OMSI
Oregon FTC Kick-off - Sept 12 Location: TBD




FTC in the News 2014-2015
Robot intelligence, old school perfection: Oregon teams score at FTC World Championship

How ORTOP Robotics Empowered Me - An Alumna's Perspective

Oregon Results from 2015 FTC West Super Regional Championship

Oregon sending six FTC Robotics teams to World Championships in April, OregonLive.com, 3/30/15

Robotics teams headed to national competition, Portland Tribune, 3/30/15

Pleasant Hill Robotics Team
earns right to compete in California


Bazinga Bots headed to Regionals
The Dalles Chronicle

Washington County robotics teams lead way at weekend tournament

Oregon Robotics Teams Compete in Portland
Fox 12 Oregon

Robots compete in FIRST Tech Challenge,
The Daily Barometer
Oregon FTC State Championship
presented by Rockwell Collins

Benson Polytechnic HS, Portland
Sunday, March 8, 2015
Roster of teams participating
Awards and promotions
March 27-29, 2015
FTC West Super-Regional
Gold Division Video

Silicon Division Video
April 22 - 25, 2015
FTC World Championship


Keep informed about
Oregon FTC for 2014-2015 and the upcoming 2015-2016 season.


ORTOP: FIRST Tech Challenge
"like us!"