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      Solar System Explorations, NASA

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2014 Botball Team Scholarship Application

Please review the following when completing the scholarship application process:

The initial deadline for the first round of scholarships is November 1, 2013.
If you don't apply by the initial deadline, you can still apply for the second round of scholarship awards!

Additional scholarship awards can be made up to two weeks prior to each regional event.
View the 2014 season schedule to find your regional event.

A returning team may apply for a scholarship up to $1,500.
A new team may apply for a scholarship up to $2,000.

In order to officially receive a Botball scholarship your team must be registered for the current Botball season.
If you are not registered for the current botball season, please register your team.

You will be accountable for meeting each of the stated scholarship recipient requirements.
Thoroughly review the scholarship recipient requirements listed here.

Since receipt of a scholarship carries financial responsibility, the name and contact information of a consenting adult team leader MUST be included.

School / Team Information

Select the age category for the oldest students eligible to be on your team.

Adult Team Leader

Scholarship Amount


Goals and Plans

Potential Donors

KISS Institute works to raise funds to cover scholarship awards, as well as our tournament costs. Therefore, we value the efforts of teams who work to raise funds for their own Botball program. We ask that scholarship applicants provide information outlining fundraising efforts using the fields below. Applications omitting this portion will not be considered.

Please include funding source, date, amount and status (approved, pending, declined) for any of the following that applies.