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Game On! HIV/STD Prevention Mobile Application Video Game Challenge

Create a mobile application (app) game to teach HIV and STD prevention strategies to teens and young adults!

Department of Health and Human Services - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Total Cash Prizes Offered: $30,000
Type of Challenge: Software and apps
Submission Start: 11/06/2013 10:00 AM ET
Submission End: 03/03/2014 10:00 AM ET


The Game On! Challenge is to support the development of an original and innovative game app for smartphones. The game app will educate young people (adolescents aged 13 to 17 years or young adults aged 18 to 24 years) about HIV and STD prevention.