Submit Your App – 2017

The submission deadline is November 1st 2017 at 12 noon Eastern Time.

Step 1. Consult the Submission Checklist to make sure you’re ready to go!
  • ELIGIBILITY

    VIDEO

    • Does your video explain what the purpose of your app is?
    • Does your video explain who your target audience is?
    • Is your video shorter than 3 minutes (180 seconds)?
    • Is your video set to “public” so that judges can see it?

    SUBMISSION

    • Do you have your Student ID Number?
      • You should have received your ID number in an email from
        [email protected] after you filled out the registration form.
      • The Student ID Number should look something like: 17AB12-12345.
    • Have you answered all the submission questions?
      1.  Title of the app
      2. What is your app trying to accomplish and why? 
        (No more than 350 characters, including spaces.)
      3. What’s a technical difficulty you faced in programming your app and what technical solution did you use to overcome it? (No more than 1500 characters, including spaces.)
      4. What improvements would make if you were going to create a version 2.0 of your app? (No more than 750 characters, including spaces).
    • Do you have a photo?

    If you can answer “yes” to all the following questions, you are ready to submit your app!

  • ELIGIBILITY

    • Have to you read through the competition rules?
    • Does your team have 4 people or less?
    • Has each member of the team filled out the Registration Form?
    • Have you double-checked who your Member of Congress is? (Using your 9-digit zip code)
    • Do at least 2 of the teammates live/attend school in the district you’re competing in?
    • Did you receive a Team ID number via email?

    VIDEO

    • Does your video explain what the purpose of your app is?
    • Does your video explain who your target audience is?
    • Is your video shorter than 3 minutes?
    • Is your video set to “public” so that people can watch it?

    SUBMISSION

    • Do you have a Student ID Number for each of the team members?
      • You should have received your Student ID number in an email from
        [email protected] after you filled out the registration form.
      • The Student ID Number should look something like: 17AB12-12345.
    • Do you have your Team ID Number?
      • You should have received your Team ID number in an email from
        [email protected] .
      • The Team ID Number should look something like: AB11-234
    • Have you answered all the submission questions?
      1. Title of the app
      2. What is your app trying to accomplish and why? 
        (No more than 350 characters, including spaces.)
      3. What’s a technical difficulty you faced in programming your app and what technical solution did you use to overcome it? (No more than 1500 characters, including spaces.)
      4. What improvements would make if you were going to create a version 2.0 of your app? (No more than 750 characters, including spaces).
      5. Do you have a team photo? 

    If you can answer “yes” to all the following questions, you are ready to submit your app!

Step 2. Fill out the Submission Form.

Step 3.Wait 48 hours for the confirmation email.

Step 4.  Complete the anonymous questionnaire. (sent to you via email 3 days after you submit).