NASA Grants Award to Boys & Girls Club Robotics Team


Leominster Champion
1/9/14

nasa-logo-fullsizeLEOMINSTER – The Boys & Girls Club of Fitchburg and Leominster, Team 3623, has been selected to receive NASA Robotics Alliance Project grant award for this 2014 competition year.

The team was mentored by the Leominster Devil Dawgs when they began. This is the team’s 4th season and they will compete in two events in March, first at WPI and then Bryant University.

The team is composed of 10 teens and volunteer coaches and mentors from the industry (i.e. mechanical engineers, computer programmers, college students, past FIRST robotics participants, and this year teachers). Engineer Jerry Westwood, of Bionostics, Inc., Devens, has been a coach and mentor since Day 1, the very first season.