THE 2017 CONGRESSIONAL APP CHALLENGE
WILL TAKE PLACE FROM:
July 26 – November 1, 2017
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Congratulations to the 2016 CAC winners. Over 2150 students participated, and you can find the winning apps, here. #HouseOfCode, the Capitol Hill reception to honor the 2016 CAC winners took place on April 4, 2017.
2017 Congressional App Challenge Co-Chairs
Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Tim Ryan were selected to chair the 2017 Congressional App Challenge by Internet Caucus Co-Chairs, Representatives Bob Goodlatte and Anna G. Eshoo. Representatives Goodlatte and Eshoo spearheaded the creation of the Challenge and co-chaired the first Challenge in 2014.
We are truly grateful for the generous support of our sponsors, without whom the 2016 Congressional App Challenge would not be possible.
The Congressional App Challenge always welcomes sponsors who share our mission of supporting the development of technical talent in U.S. students. If you are interested in sponsoring the Congressional App Challenge, please contact Pamela Strother.
The Congressional App Challenge welcomes partners that share our mission to expand and strengthen STEM education in our schools. We are particularly interested in connecting with those that champion STEM education within underserved communities, and with those demographics that are traditionally underrepresented in technology.
If you are interested in partnering with the Congressional App Challenge, please complete this form. If you have questions you don’t see the answer to in our Partner FAQ, please email our Executive Director, Rachel Décoste.
The CAC’s new Director is a skilled coder who is passionate about increasing the reach of computer science and STEM among youth WASHINGTON, DC – Rachel Décoste, an accomplished Software Engineer and STEM advocate, will spearhead the Congressional App Challenge (CAC) as it prepares its 3rd annual Challenge on July 26, 2017. Décoste joins the Internet Education Foundation, […]