3 Seasons 9 Awards
The Chairman's Award is FIRST's most prestigious award. It is awarded to teams that spread STEM values across broad communities and allow everyone to get acquainted with engineering without distinction. Award winners set an example for other teams with their projects and behaviors. Teams that receive the chairman's award deserve to represent their country at FIRST World Championship.
Excellence in Engineering Award
It is awarded to teams that form the engineering process with a professional approach. Planning, methods used, engineering skills are measured in the robot's engineering design process. With our 2021 season robot Baby Simurg, which is evaluated internationally, we are the only team from Turkey to be awarded this award.
The Innovation in Control Award
It is given to teams that design an electronic, mechanical, or software-specific and innovative control system or parts. In the awarding of the award, the software prepared is suitable for the competition of the game, its lack of analogs and practicality are also important factors. Cymurghs was eligible to receive this award at the Turkish Off-season 2018, the first competition in which it participated by successfully applying PID control techniques to its robot following the rules of the game.
The Rookie All-Star Award
The Rookie All-Star Award is given to the teams that have reached the most impact among the rookies participating in the competition and have demonstrated exemplary performance in all areas of the competition. Cymurghs and Cymurghs's FRC team Tuku 8246 and joined as a joint team after the start of the Ankara Off-Season projects and details of their plans for the future were entitled to receive this award.
The Dean's List Award
The Dean's List Award is given to students who embrace and implement the FIRST values among all students participating in the competition and stand out for their sacrifices for the team. Our students, who are eligible to receive this award in Istanbul Regional 2019 and Istanbul Regional 2021, was called to meet FIRST 's founder Dean Kamen at the Houston World Championships in America.
The Judges’ Award
The Judges’ Award is awarded to the team that attracts the attention of the juries due to their characteristics and remarkable achievements that they specialize in their field, apart from the award criteria set in the competition. Cymurghs, Istanbul Regional 2019, Ankara Off-season 2019, and Istanbul Regional 2020 competitions, brought together students from different cities and managed the coordination, and attracted juries with their sincere attitude within the team was entitled to receive this award.