Registration Steps


Step One:  Review the Event Participation Policy.

Step Two: Review the Covid-19 Policy.

Step Three: Use the 2023-2024 Event Registration Form to submit your request.

Fees and Payment Policies

There is a $200 Event Registration Fee for a team to participate in one of our Qualifying Events and a $300 Event Registration Fee to participate in the Massachusetts FIRST Tech Challenge State Championship. Payment is due no later than two (2) weeks from the notification date that your team is registered in an event unless special arrangements have been made with the Program Delivery Partner.

Payment Options


Payment may be made by Purchase Order or by mailing us a check

Payable To: Boston Tech Initiative, Corp.

Deb Rose c/o
86 Sherman Street,
Cambridge, MA 02140

We recommend using a guaranteed delivery service instead of USPS First-Class Mail. Payments must be received by the due date in order to participate in the event. Payments are not accepted at an event.

IRS Form W-9


BTI W9 Form     Download

2023-2024 Event Registration Form

Important Notification: All Qualifier events have reached full capacity. If your team is in need of a Qualifier event, please register via this system so we have your event preferences on record. We are working to add a 9th event in February, and we will notify teams registering after 11.3.23 the venue and date details. We will work with your team if you have a conflict with this date (i.e., try to get another team to switch their event with you.) Thank you in advance.

Event Registration is now open for registered (with FIRST) 2023-2024 MA FIRST Tech Challenge teams!

Important Qualifier Registration Notes:

Teams must Register for a Round 1 Qualifier Event. Teams may not register for just a Round 2 event. Thank You.

MA competition events are closed to out-of state teams for the 2023-2024 season

Mentors with more than one team have to register each team separately.