Team 6508 Sponsorship | Hastings Secondary College

INVEST in the next generation leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs in Australia.

RECOGNISED LEADER -  alongside corporate leaders in products and services in the field of Science Techology Engineering and Maths (STEM).

SUPPORT a unique program that inspires youth in regional New South Wales to become future leaders in STEM. 

INSPIRE young people aged 13-18 to develop skills in science and technology

PARTNERSHIP - developing and mentoring the science and engineering leaders of tomorrow through work placement programs, parts and funds.

Hastings Heroes, a FIRST (For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology) Robotics Team from Hasting Secondary College in Port Macquarie, have just returned from the Southern Cross Regional in Sydney. They were Team Captain of the Finalist Alliance and were awarded an Excellence of Coding Award and the Wild Card entry into the World Championship in Houston Texas.

Hastings Heroes, established in 2017, are building on their success which saw the team win the Rookie of the Year Award in their inaugural year at the South Pacific Regional Final. They reached the semi-finals in the World Championships in Houston, Texas, in 2017 and are aiming to repeat or surpass this result. The program is the future pathway for Hastings Secondary College students to further their education and employment in STEM industries - in some jobs which are yet to be created.

Sponsorship of any amount supports Robotics mission of cultivating motivated high school students engaged in learning and curious to know more about the vast and growing world of engineering and design.

Donations go directly to necessities such as parts and competition costs such as registration fees and competitions, robot parts and supplies, T-shirts and uniforms, Merchandise and marketing including sponsor banners, student transportation costs, accommodation expenses, expertise in mentoring (manufacturing, welding and fabrication). Your tax-deductible donations will allow us to continue our tradition of Excellence, Innovation, Opportunity and Success supporting the next generation of STEM-oriented students.

Watch your sponsorship assist in our young scientists, engineers, mathematicians, coders inspire and transform our work through science and technology.

Hastings Heroes need your financial assistance to compete in the World Championship in April 2018, in Houston, Texas.

Donations can made to Hastings Secondary College, Westport Campus. For more information contact Paul King at on 65836400 or



Bronze Sponsorship (< $500 in cash or goods in kind)

Individuals or businesses who donate up to $500 or goods for use will be listed on our website Thank You page and acknowledged on our facebook page and all team posters and newsletter which goes to approximately 1200 families.

Silver Sponsorship (<$1000 in cash or goods in kind)

Individuals or businesses who donate up to $1000 or goods for use will be listed as a Silver sponsor on our website Thank You page and acknowledged on our facebook page. They will be entitled to a larger more prominent company logo on banners, flyers, posters and newsletters.

Gold Sponsorship (<5000 in cash or goods in kind)

Individuals or businesses who donate up to$5000, Gold sponsorship entitles your company to a large logo on banners, flyers as well as being acknowledged on facebook, newsletters and website. Ongoing sponsorship would include a company presence on team shirts.

Platinum Sponsorship (10,000 or over in cash or goods in kind)

Platinium is our premium sponsorship package. In addition to the benefits of Gold sponsorship, the team will discuss with you the best way to incorporate your company image in our team identity. This could include incorporating your company name into the team name, making a promotional video with the kids and their robot, logo's on or media spots where your company is highlighted. We are more than happy to discuss options with you.

Sponsorship Brochure



Paul King Team Program Director on Ph: 6583 6400 or via email.

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