TAS 2 Texas 4 Metal Minds Robotics

$2,780 of $22,000 goal

Raised by 21 people in 3 months
Thank you to everyone who has supported us so far, we have an amazing opportunity to represent Australia on the world stage.

The Team:
An independent community group of 14 to 18 year olds, who's hobby and passion is Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), and of course Robots

The Event:
First Tech Challenge (FTC) World Championships. Metal Minds Robotics is the only First Tech Challenge team in Tasmania. We Design, Build and Program a competition robot each year.

We have competed at Australian National Championships for 5 years. We have won several awards at national Levels, Control Award (2 years), Innovation award (2017) now is the time for the world awards.

We have an opportunity to take the team to Houston, Texas for the WORLD Championships, April 18th to 21st 2018.

Our Fund Raising Goal: 
It takes money to take a robot and it's team to the other side of the world.


Please share this as far and wide as you can, all donations no matter how small are greatly appreciated.
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Thanks to all the supporters so far, we have enough funds to get one team member and are on our way to a second for the trip to Texas.

Please help us get at least 3 team members and 2 mentors to Texas, the more we raise the more can go.
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Hi everyone, the campaign has started. We would like to thank the donors so far. Check us out in the Examiner newspaper this Saturday. We will also make it onto Southern Cross news this evening.

The robot performed well today, and the team did a great job of talking to the press. Well done everyone.
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$2,780 of $22,000 goal

Raised by 21 people in 3 months
Created February 19, 2018
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$250
RBD Electrical
1 month ago

Hi Team, Good Luck

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$100
Paul Markwick
1 month ago

Good Luck!

$525
Anonymous
1 month ago
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$250
Boral Tasmania
1 month ago

Good luck, hope you get there. Great opportunity to let our bright minds demonstrate their passion!

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