. Sponsors - L&N STEMpunks



Green Magnet Academy

Green Magnet Academy is an elementary school located in Knoxville, Tennessee. They have graciously lent us a lab space for the build season.



Bechtel is a construction and civil engineering company located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.


Clayton is a philanthropy for Clayton Homes

Knox County Schools

Knox County Schools is the school district that operates all public schools in Knox County, Tennessee.



Boeing is a company that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, and satelites worldwide.



Leidos works with the federal government to provide technical, scientific, and engineering services.


The University of Tennessee and Battelle operate Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Consolidated Nuclear Security

Consolidated Nuclear Security operates the Y-12 National Security Complex.

Radio Systems Corporation

Radio Systems Corporation innovates pet supplies.

Pygmy Harbor

Pygmy Harbor is a local business run by one of our students' parent. They sell soaps and skin care items as well as house goats and dogs.



Arconic produces the materials and the engineering that solves problems in the flying, driving, building, and power industries.


Shoneys is a restraunt that spreads across 17 states.

Messina's Catering

Messina's Catering does almost any event that you will need

Home depot

Home depot has 2,000 stores and you can find them almost anywhere

Tennessee Valley Authority

TVA Provides navigation, flood control, and electricity generation for Tennessee


Woodmen of the World - Chapter 1072

Mark Best

Paul M. Dominguez, Jr.


L&N STEM Academy

The L&N STEM Academy was founded in 2011 as a magnet high school focused on the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and math in the Knox County School system. The school began with Freshman and Sophomore classes, expanding each year to have the first graduating class in 2013-14. The academic program is based on full-year classes, where the maximum course load is 8 simultaneous credits. An integrated curriculum and project-based instruction is made possible by the 1:1 technology implemented throughout the academy.


Becky Ashe

Becky Ashe is the founding principal of the L&N STEM Academy. Since it's founding, the L&N STEM Academy has grown from under 200 students to 600 from multiple East Tennessee counties, and has been listed as the 12th best high school in the state of Tennessee.

Principal since 2011



Knoxville Ice Bears

The Muse Knoxville

Paulk and Co

98.7 NewsTalk

Shades of Development

Visit Knoxville

Knox Makers


Our 2015 - 16 expenses vs. total budget.

Why Sponsor Us?

Our team relies on generous donations from local businesses to compete each year in the FIRST Robotics Competition. Our operating costs include competition fees, buying shirts and costumes, transportation, and much more. By sponsoring our team, you are enabling the next generation of engineers and scientists.

Sponsors on our 2019 shirt.

How Can It Benefit You?

Depending on your sponsorship level, our team has different ways to show our appreciate for your generous sponsorship of our team. These options include: your company logo on our t-shirt, website and robot, personalized thank-you cards, and more. You can read more about sponsorship levels below.

Sponsorship Levels


$250 - $999

Team Newsletter

Invitation to Team Events

Logo On Website

Thank You Letter


$1,000 - $2,999

Team Newsletter

Invitation to Team Events

Logo on Website & Shirts

Thank You Letter


$3,000 - $4,999

Team Newsletter

Invitation to Team Events

Logo on Website, Shirts, & Robots

Thank You Letter


$5,000 - $9,999

Team Newsletter

Invitation to Team Events

Logo on Website, Shirts, & Robots

Thank You Letter

Name on Competition Pit Plaque


$10,000 +

Team Newsletter

Invitation to Team Events

Logo on Website, Shirts, & Robots

Thank You Letter

Name on Competition Pit Plaque

Plaque for Your Organization

Contact Us!

Please get in touch with us directly to start the sponsorship process. Our finance team should reply promptly.