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2016 Congressional App Challenge

Code for your congressional district!

Legislative Branch - House of Representatives

Type of Challenge: Software and apps
Submission Start: 07/18/2016 12:00 PM ET
Submission End: 11/02/2016 12:00 PM ET

This challenge is externally hosted.

You can view the challenge details here:


The Congressional App Challenge is a coding competition hosted by Members of Congress for the students in 180 districts. The 2016 Challenge ran July 18 through November 2, 2016. Students are welcome to create any type of app they like, on whatever platform they like, and beginners are welcome! See a list of the 2016 winners!