When three Bishop Kearney students couldn’t find an easy way to search college athletic scholarships, they decided to create an app. Watch the Rochester WHAM news segment here.
Congresswoman Louise Slaughter was at Bishop Kearney High School on Tuesday to announce the winner of the 3rd annual Congressional App Challenge for New York’s 25th Congressional District. Watch the Rochester First local news segment here.
Press Release: CAC Named Semifinalist in Harvard’s 2017 Innovations in American Government Awards Competition
Congressional App Challenge Named Semifinalist in Harvard’s 2017 Innovations in American Government Awards Competition WASHINGTON, DC– The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized today the Congressional App Challenge as part of the 100 programs named as Semifinalists in this year’s Innovations in American […]
MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE ANNOUNCE 2016 CONGRESSIONAL APP CHALLENGE WINNERS Members promote the importance of coding and STEM by honoring students from 123 congressional districts across the United States. WASHINGTON, DC – Today over 120 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives will announce the winners of the 2016 Congressional App Challenge. Over the last […]
Yesterday, U.S. Representative Ed Royce hosted an Exhibit and Awards Ceremony, featuring mobile applications created by over 100 participating students from California’s 39th congressional district. Yes, that’s right. 100 students from the 39th Congressional District of California participated in Rep Royce’s 2nd annual coding challenge. That astounding level of student participation demonstrates just how inspired […]
Rep. Dina Titus (D-Nev.) published an op-ed in The Hill discussing the importance of STEM and of the Congressional App Challenge. There are three STEM magnet middle schools located in Nevada’s 1st District (Las Vegas), including Hyde Park Middle School, where students have won our Congressional App Challenge every year. – Rep. Dina Titus Read […]
Rep Mike Conaway wrote an op-ed in the Stephenville Empire-Tribune encouraging students in the 11th District of Texas to pursue STEM fields and to enter his Congressional App Challenge. As the technology industry plays a growing role in our economy, STEM education is an increasingly important component of today’s schooling. All students are welcome to […]
The Roanoke Times reports that “Congressman Bob Goodlatte is inviting all high school students in the Sixth Congressional District of Virginia to participate in the Congressional App Challenge.” Photos, games, maneuvering traffic, keeping in touch, monitoring exercise – there are apps for all of it. “A vast majority of folks already depend on technology for work, […]
MEDIA RELEASE Contact: Rhianon Anderson, (202) 596-3594 ext. 1042 [email protected] www.CongressionalAppChallenge.us THE CONGRESSIONAL APP CHALLENGE TEAMS WITH AMAZON WEB SERVICES TO ENCOURAGE STUDENT CODERS ACROSS AMERICA Amazon Web Services (AWS) will provide $50,000 worth of AWS credits to Congressional App Challenge winners Washington, D.C. – The 2016 Congressional App Challenge today announced it is teaming […]
The Sun Community News is reporting that Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro), Co-Chair of the Congressional STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) Caucus, announced the 2016 NY-21 Congressional App Challenge. The winner of this competition will have their app displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year, where it will be seen by visitors from […]