A FIRST Robotics Competition team based out of Bonny Eagle High School in Standish, Maine since 1996. The team has 19 members and dedicates its time to spreading FIRST ideals and STEM education to every corner of the community it can reach. In 2016, B.E.R.T. ranked ninth in the world and in 2018 BERT won the Chairman’s Award at Pine Tree, FIRST’s most prestigious award. Then in 2019 B.E.R.T. won their division, placing sixth in the world out of over 3000 teams. BERT has competed in the World Championships in Walt Disney World; Atlanta, Georgia; Saint Louis, Missouri; and Detroit, Michigan.