FIRST LEGO League introduces younger students to real-world engineering challenges by building LEGO-based robots to complete tasks on a thematic playing surface. FLL teams, guided by their imaginations and adult coaches, discover exciting career possibilities and, through the process, learn to make positive contributions to society.

Students get to:

Design, build, test and program robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology
Apply real-world math and science concepts
Research challenges facing today’s scientists
Learn critical thinking, team-building and presentation skills

Program Overview

Learn more about the FIRST LEGO League program

Start a Team

Learn more about what’s involved in starting a team

Team Costs and Grants

Learn more about the costs to run a team and the grants that could help you


Find out when our next competition is, so you can come see the robots in action

Find a Team

Looking to join a team? Click here to find nearby teams


Find all the resources to help you with your team


Learn more about how you can volunteer to help at a competition

Become a Sponsor

Find out how your company can become a sponsor

Need more help? Contact your local representative: