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Welcome to Palmetto Partners

Palmetto Partners is the South Carolina region of FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology).

As a Sponsor, Mentor or Coach of a robotics team, you are, through the students, the key ingredient in their success. Your contribution to their achievement in First Challenge and First Robotic programs and ultimately to the success of Palmetto Partners is enormous. The financial commitment, time, responsibility and expertise of a Mentor or Coach will vary but the one constant is that bring something to these teams that they need to learn, grow and succeed.

What's New!

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Check out our newest sponsor AFL!

Team Questionnaire

All Teams please fill out the questionnaire for a chance to win $500 for you team.

Building the Technical Workforce

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"This program is a winner for building tomorrow's engineering workforce!
Our returns are very high on the investments we have made in mentoring and
financial support. It is great to witness the sheer excitement for Science
and Technology from the youngsters engaged in the FIRST programs and
competitions."

Kris Busch
Vice President, BAE Systems

Make a Donation

Your generous donation to Palmetto will help ensure thousands of students have access to the unique learning experiences we offer through our programs. By making your unrestricted gift to the Annual Fund, you will allow Palmetto the flexibility to allocate funds where they are most needed, including to regional events, teams, and operational expenses.

Partners

US First
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South Carolina
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Clemson College of Engineering
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University of South Carolina
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The Citadel
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