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AOF Robotics is a nonprofit corporation registered in the state of Alaska and organized exclusively for educational, scientific, and charitable purposes. The goal of the corporation is to promote interest in and knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in order to develop leadership, business, teamwork, communication, and other life skills. This is accomplished by providing youth with the opportunities to design, build, and program robots. The corporation serves the public by sharing the excitement and value of STEM through year-round community outreach activities.

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We are available to assist with financial support for any Alaska-based FIRST robotics team. If you are a FIRST robotics team in need to technical or financial assistance, please contact Elaine Michaud at

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is the world's leading youth-serving nonprofit advancing STEM education.
FIRST inspires young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

To learn more about FIRST, click here.