Skip to main content


Sage Creek Robotics Club Students Win FTC's "Think Award", the prestigious Dean's List Award, and $1000 Scholarship
Posted 3/8/19
  1. Sage Creek High School' Robotics Team LEVEL UP Wind First Tech Challenge THINK AWARD (See Description below)
  2. Level Up, Charissa Feldmann: 2019 FIRST Tech Challenge Dean’s List Award Winners.
  3. Emily Howard was awarded $1000 scholarships


Think Award

Removing engineering obstacles through creative thinking. This judged award is given to the team that best reflects the journey the team took as they experienced the engineering design process during the build season. The Engineering section of the notebook is the key reference for judges to help identify the most deserving team. The team’s Engineering section must focus on the design and build stage of the team’s robot. Journal entries must include descriptions of the underlying science and mathematics of the robot design and game strategies, the designs, redesigns, successes, and opportunities for improvement. A team is not a candidate for this award if they have not completed the Engineering section of the engineering notebook. 


Required criteria for the Think Award:Think Award: 

• Team shows respect and Gracious Professionalism® to everyone they meet at a FIRST Tech Challenge event.

• Team must submit an Engineering Notebook. The engineering notebook must have an engineering section that includes entries describing underlying science, mathematics, and game strategies.

• The engineering notebook must show the team has a clear understanding of the engineering design process, with pictures or drawings and details documenting all stages of robot design.