2017 Consent & Release Forms

In order to participate in a Mid-Atlantic Robotics FIRST Robotics Competition event in any capacity (team member, mentor, volunteer), you must comply with FIRST and MAR requirements concerning Consent and Release Forms. New for 2017, there is a one combined consent and release form for adults and minors.

2017 FIRST Mid-Atlantic Consent & Release Form

Student Team Members

FIRST Student Team Member Registration

FIRST requires all team members to register through the Youth Team Member System (formerly STIMS). If you have completed electronic registration in this system, you do not need to complete a paper form. The paper form is available below and from the FIRST Consent & Release Form page. Use the paper form only if you are unable to complete electronic registration. Submit your form to your Main Team Contact before your earliest 2017 event (kickoff or District Event)
For more information, see FIRST’s Youth Team Member System Overview.

MAR Consent and Release

Student team members under 18 years of age are also required to submit a Mid-Atlantic Robotics Consent and Release Form, available above. After downloading these forms, they may be filled out electronically and printed out for signature. Submit your form to your Lead Team Mentor before your earliest 2017 event (kickoff or District Event).

Adult Mentors and Volunteers

Mentor Registration

Adult Team Mentors should register with FIRST in the Team Information Management System (TIMS) by requesting an invitation from their Main Team Contact and following the instructions in the invitation email. If you have completed electronic registration in this system, you do not need to complete a paper form. The paper form is available below and from the FIRST Consent & Release Form page. Use the paper form only if you are unable to complete electronic registration. Submit your form to your Main Team Contact before your earliest 2017 event (kickoff or District Event).

MAR Consent and Release

Team Mentors and Volunteers must submit the MAR Consent and Release Form available above. After downloading this form, it may be filled out electronically and printed out for signature. Submit your form to your Main Team Contact before your earliest 2017 event (kickoff or District Event).

These forms are also available from the FIRST Consent & Release Form page and FIRST District Consent and Release Forms page.

FIRST Consent & Release Form (Adult Mentors and Volunteers only need to print and fill out page 2, the Consent and Release Form.)