Port Isabel Early College High School Robotics Team #8750—Tarpontron1cs Receives Grant from National Instruments for the 23-24 FRC Season

Port Isabel, Texas –November 13, 2023
Port Isabel Early College High School's Robotics Team, known as Tarpontron1cs, is thrilled to announce that they have been selected to receive a grant from National Instruments (NI) for the upcoming 2023-2024 FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) season. This generous grant is a testament to the team's dedication, innovation, and commitment to excellence in the field of robotics.
National Instruments, a leading provider of test, measurement, and control solutions, has chosen Team Tarpontron1cs based on their adherence to NI's guidelines. NI's criteria for selecting teams often emphasizes support for underserved or underrepresented populations in Central Texas. This year, NI has taken a monumental step by expanding their financial support to encompass teams throughout the entire state of Texas.
Traditionally, NI has been at the forefront of empowering teams to achieve success in the world of robotics. By providing financial assistance, they continue to play a crucial role in fostering innovation, inclusivity, and diversity within the robotics community. This grant will aid Team Tarpontron1cs in acquiring the necessary resources, equipment, and tools to excel in the upcoming FRC season.
The Port Isabel Early College High School Robotics Team expresses its deepest gratitude to National Instruments for their unwavering support and commitment to fostering STEM education and robotics excellence. The team eagerly anticipates the upcoming FRC season and is poised to make a lasting impact with the invaluable assistance of this grant.
For media inquiries or more information about Port Isabel Early College High School Robotics TeamTarpontron1cs, please contact:
Juliette Gonzalez-Barajas
Communications Specialist