FIRST Robotics Competition Midwest Regional in Chicago, IL - March 27-30, 2024
FIRST Robotics Competition welcomes volunteers of all abilities, talents, skill sets, and schedule availability. Your best volunteer role will depend on your interests and time commitment - anywhere from a half day to up to four days for our Regional event. Working with our Volunteer Coordinators, we strive to find a role that complements your abilities, talents, and skill sets so that first-time and experienced volunteers enjoy themselves.
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Thank you for volunteering at the 2024 FRC Midwest Regional! We appreciate your gift of time to support FIRST programs and look forward to seeing you at the tournament.
To ensure the best volunteer experience, please ensure the following information in your FIRST Inspires profile is current.
As the event approaches, you will receive more event and role-related information via email (including parking updates). Additionally, all the details related to volunteering at our Regional can be found below. Please let us know if you have any questions.
Please reach out if you have any questions about applying to volunteer, role assignments, or event logistics for volunteers at the Midwest Regional. Please refer to your volunteer assignment email for personal contact information. For general inquiries, please email our team at [email protected].
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Midwest Regional Event Updates and Frequently Asked Questions (to be updated for 2024)
FIRST Robotics Competition Volunteer Role Descriptions
In the past, parking has been provided at no cost to volunteers, and we expect this practice to continue. The Midwest Regional Planning Committee is in the process of confirming details with venue management.
General event schedule:
Lead Robot Inspector
Lead Safety Advisor
Pit Admin Supervisor
Control Systems Advisor
Machine Shop Staff
Master of Ceremonies
Photographer & Media
Pit Admin (Lead & Support)
Practice Field Attendant
Spare Parts Attendant
Student Ambassador Lead
Other / Not Listed