K-12 Students


FIRST LEGO League is a program, created by FIRST and LEGO, designed to get children interested in and excited about science, technology, and engineering.

 Engineering Ambassadors Network

The Engineering Ambassadors Network (EAN) is an alliance of universities that trains a cohort of diverse and technically skilled engineering undergraduates on how to change the way people talk about engineering.

Iowa State Engineering Kids

Iowa State Engineering Kids is a program developed by the Iowa State College of Engineering to inspire youth to pursue an education in science and engineering.


Created at Iowa State University, IT-Adventures is an extracurricular program to excite high school-aged students about IT. Schools or other groups can create an IT-club for students to make their way through the free learning material. Students can learn about robotics, smart-IT and cyber defense. The program is free for schools and organizations, apart from a one-time purchase of reusable materials.

More at Iowa State

First Lego League competition

Contact Information

General Inquiries: engineeringoutreach@iastate.edu or 515-294-7186

Yamille X. Perez
Assistant Director for Engineering Outreach and Talent Development

Susan McNicholl
Coordinator for FIRST LEGO League