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READY, SET, CODE!

 

STUDENTS CAN USE ANY PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE (example: C, C++, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, “block code,” etc.) and ANY PLATFORM (PC, web, tablet, robot, mobile, etc.). There are NO LIMITS on application theme or topic!

ELIGIBILITY AND AGE DIVISION

To be eligible to participate in the Congressional App Challenge, you must be a middle or high school student at the time of app submission.

Students may register as individuals or as teams of up to four. No more than four students are allowed to form a team. 

Students may compete in the district they reside in or the district they attend school in. 

If competing as a team, at least half of the teammates must be eligible to compete in the district in which they are participating in. 

IMPORTANT DATES

May – Student pre-registration opens

June 24 – Challenge officially launches

November 1 – Deadline for students to register and submit their app online

November – Judging period

December – Winners announced!