PLYMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Up to 50 New Hampshire high school seniors could earn a free semester of college this weekend as part of a spinoff of the FIRST Robotics Competition.
The inaugural “Governor’s Cup” competition is happening Saturday at Plymouth State University featuring more than 20 teams from high schools across the state. In addition to one-semester scholarships to the state’s public universities and community colleges, scholarships worth $2,000 each will be awarded to five seniors.
Gov. Chris Sununu, Plymouth State President Donald Birx and inventor Dean Kamen will be among the speakers.