"The FIRST Global Challenge has been a transformative experience that has allowed me to explore robotics and programming, connect with other young scientists, and develop skills in problem-solving, innovation, and teamwork. It has also sparked a greater interest in STEM. I am excited to use the skills I have gained through FGC to solve problems in my community and make a positive impact."

~ Samrawit, FIRST Global Team Uganda 2022

"As a participant in the 2022 FIRST Global Challenge, I am honored to have been chosen to represent my country. My experience has been wonderful, and I am grateful for the opportunity to learn about robotics with a team of passionate, creative, and knowledgeable girls. Together, we have had a fun and rewarding experience."

~ Jowanitar, FIRST Global Team Uganda 2022


"FIRST Global has been a truly transformative experience for me, providing more than just a STEM challenge but also an opportunity for personal and professional growth. Through the program at Apps and Girls, I gained valuable experience and skills in robotics that have greatly enhanced my professional development and have been a valuable addition to my career journey. I am grateful for the opportunity to have participated in FIRST Global and believe that it has had a significant impact on my future."

~Joy Ruth, FIRST Global Team Uganda 2022