Mission: To develop and educate the rising generation of entrepreneurs and leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). ViperBots promotes leadership, teamwork, and mentorship through its participation in the FIRST Robotics First Tech Challenge (FTC), supports young women in STEM initiatives, and strives to exemplify a spirit of “gracious professionalism” in all its pursuits.
We are truly grateful for Bazaarvoice Foundation’s support of the Vandegrift ViperBots. We purchased essential equipment for our program that has helped us take our program to the next level. Our Bazaarvoice software mentors have forged strong relationships with our teams, and have been invaluable in the design and implementation of our teams robots.Rad Allen, ViperBots Coach
BVF is funding: $2,500 – to purchase equipment necessary for the team to expand their learning opportunities and to share their expertise with low-income students in Austin.
Beyond the grant check, here are some of the other ways BVF and BV support the Vandegrift ViperBots: