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The Congressional App Challenge

 

 

 

 

About the Competition

Officially launched by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2015, this nationwide effort allows students to compete against their peers by creating an application or “app,” for mobile, tablet, or computer devices. The Challenge is designed to promote innovation and engagement in coding and computer science.

The Congressional App Challenge is open to all students in the Ninth Congressional District of New York.  

We are pleased to announce that the Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a competition designed to encourage student participation in computer science and coding. Students are encouraged to register online by Sept 10th before submitting their app by October 15 .

Officially launched by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2015, this nationwide effort allows students to compete against their peers by creating and an application or “app,” for desktop/PC, web, tablet, mobile, or other devices. The Challenge is designed to promote innovation and engagement in computer science.

The Congressional App Challenge is open to all middle and high school students in the 115th Congressional District of New York State. Students entering the competition must submit their app to https://www.congressionalappchallenge.us/ during the Competition Submission Period until 12:00 PM (noon) Eastern Time on October 15th, 2018 .

The winner from the Ninth Congressional District, chosen by a panel of expert judges, will be featured on CongressionalAppChallenge.us, and the winning app will also be eligible to be on display in the U.S. Capitol, honoring the winners from across the country.

For more information, please visit the official Congressional App Challenge website at CongressionalAppChallenge.us, email StudentSupport@CongressionalAppChallenge.us, or contact Reginald Belon at Reginald.Belon@mail.house.gov.

For more information, please visit the official Congressional App Challenge website at CongressionalAppChallenge.us or contact our district office at (718) 287-1142!