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Proving The Potential | A Health Data and Standards CODE-A-THON

Solve interoperability challenges in healthcare with publicly accessible Internet and health-specific tools.

Department of Health and Human Services

Total Cash Prizes Offered: $8,500
Type of Challenge: Software and apps
Submission Start: 04/11/2017 12:00 AM ET
Submission End: 04/21/2017 11:59 PM ET

This challenge is externally hosted.

You can view the challenge details here:


This code-a-thon challenges software developers, students, and aspiring entrepreneurs to team up and leverage publicly accessible Internet and health-specific tools to prove the potential for them to work together to solve tangible interoperability challenges in healthcare while maintaining appropriate levels of privacy and security. Read the complete Federal Register notice. Interested participants must register on the CCS Innovation site.


First Prize
Cash Prize Amount: $5000
Up to $15,000 will be awarded, with the following ceilings on the number of prizes of each amount: First Prize – $5,000 Second Prize – $2,000 each Third Prize – $1,000 each Honorable mentions – $500 each

Second prize
Cash Prize Amount: $2000

Third Prize
Cash Prize Amount: $1000

Honorable Mentions
Cash Prize Amount: $500


For complete rules, including eligibility requirements, see the posted Federal Register notice.