Congressional App Challenge

Submissions for the 2017 Congressional App Challenge open on July 26, 2017! 

"As one of just four computer science majors in congress, I believe it is essential to encourage and nurture a generation of technology savvy students who will continue to innovate our economy and advance our technological edge. The App Challenge provides young students throughout my district an opportunity to pursue their creative and technical talents. I encourage all eligible students to participate."

- Rep. Ted Lieu


Student Eligibility:

  • This challenge is open to all students K-12
  • Students must either attend school or reside in CA-33


  • To register please go to:


  •  Students must submit their app by November 1, 2017