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Mozilla Ignite

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Brainstorm ideas for apps for the faster, smarter internet of the future.

Closed OnAug 23, 2012
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Congress established the National Science Foundation (NSF) with the National Science Foundation Act of 1950 “to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity and welfare; to secure the national defense; and for other purposes.” With an annual budget of $7.5 billion (fiscal year 2016), NSF funds discovery, learning, innovation and research infrastructure to boost U.S. leadership in all aspects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) research and education.

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Cancer Care Video Challenge

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Share your story about how using health information technology helped you meet a goal related to cancer care.

Closed OnDec 14, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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Health Data Platform Simple Sign-On Challenge

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Improve community engagement by providing simplified sign on (SSO) for users interacting across multiple Health Data Platform technology components, making it easier for collaborators to contribute.

Closed OnOct 03, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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Health Data Platform Metadata Challenge

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Apply existing voluntary consensus standards for metadata common to all open government data, and design new health domain specific metadata to classify datasets in our growing catalog.

Closed OnOct 03, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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Blue Button Mash Up Challenge

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Developers are challenged to create an app mashing up Blue Button personal health data with additional health-related data sets

Closed OnSep 06, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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My Air, My Health Challenge

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A multidisciplinary call to innovators to create a personal, portable, near-real-time, location-specific system to monitor and report air pollutants and potentially related physiological parameters.

Closed OnOct 06, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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Gallantly Streaming Absentee Voting Video Contest

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Win $1,000 and have your video seen by thousands at FVAP.gov, while helping service members and American citizens overseas vote absentee.

Closed OnAug 06, 2012
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MyMoneyAppUp

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The Department of Treasury wants your ideas and designs for next generation mobile apps to help Americans shape their financial futures.

Closed OnAug 13, 2012
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Medicaid Provider Enrollment Screening Challenge Series

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), is announcing the launch of the CMS Provider Screening Innovator Challenge.

Closed OnNov 17, 2012
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Since 2005, NASA has been at the forefront of federal agencies using challenge-driven approaches to meaningfully engage the public in the mission of the Agency. A number of NASA offices, Centers, and Mission Directorates are using challenge-driven approaches to solve a variety of problems. There are several NASA programs, pilots, and activities that design and implement different types of challenges. All current opportunities available to the general public through NASA challenges, prize competitions, and crowdsourcing activities and programs are listed on the NASA Solve website: http://www.nasa.gov/solve/. Use this site as your first stop for information and engagement. We want YOU to get involved! These activities have played an important role in stimulating innovation and helping NASA develop innovative solutions. They offer several unique benefits and can result in a variety of valuable outcomes ranging from NASA’s own immediate use of the solutions, development of new viable aerospace industry vendors and even commercialization of new products. These programs include: NASA’s Centennial Challenges’ Program within the Space Technology Mission Directorate directly engages the public at large in the process of advanced technology development that is of value to NASA’s missions and to the aerospace community. Millions of dollars in prizes have been awarded through this program since 2005. NASA’s Center of Excellence for Collaborative Innovation (CoECI) helps NASA and other U.S. government agencies collaborate to generate ideas and solve important problems. By using challenges, we can readily increase our creative capacity and reach by tapping into diverse talent from around the world. As a pioneer and active user of open innovation methods and tools, the NASA CoECI provides organizations with cost-effective and complementary means of accomplishing the Agency mission. Follow us on Twitter through @NASASolve and Facebook to stay informed and join the community.

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Disability Employment App Challenge

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The Department of Labor wants your help in building innovative tools to improve employment opportunities and outcomes for people with disabilities.

Closed OnAug 24, 2012
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This is MY Agriculture Photo Contest

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As our country has experienced significant population shifts over the last 150 years with fewer Americans living or working on farms, the visibility surrounding the value of farming has diminished.

Closed OnJul 31, 2012
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DOL Worker Safety and Health App Challenge

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The Department of Labors Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) wants your help in building tools to educate the public about safety in the workplace.

Closed OnDec 01, 2012
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Campus RainWorks 2012

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Campus RainWorks challenges college students to design innovative stormwater management projects for their campus to raise awareness of green design.

Closed OnDec 14, 2012
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The mission of EPA is to protect human health and the environment. EPA’s purpose is to ensure that: — all Americans are protected from significant risks to human health and the environment where they live, learn and work; — national efforts to reduce environmental risk are based on the best available scientific information; — federal laws protecting human health and the environment are enforced fairly and effectively; — environmental protection is an integral consideration in U.S. policies concerning natural resources, human health, economic growth, energy, transportation, agriculture, industry, and international trade, and these factors are similarly considered in establishing environmental policy; — all parts of society — communities, individuals, businesses, and state, local and tribal governments — have access to accurate information sufficient to effectively participate in managing human health and environmental risks; — environmental protection contributes to making our communities and ecosystems diverse, sustainable and economically productive; and — the United States plays a leadership role in working with other nations to protect the global environment. http://www2.epa.gov/innovation/prize-competitions

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Ocular Imaging Challenge

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A multidisciplinary call to create an application that improves interoperability among office-based ophthalmic imaging devices, measurement devices, and EHRs.

Closed OnNov 12, 2012
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HHS Competes was established after the signing of the America COMPETES Act, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States. HHS Competes is a way for HHS employees to draw on external talent and ideas to solve critical problems. HHS has sponsored over 100 challenges and awarded 4 million dollars in prizes, leading to the development of many novel solutions to address complex problems.

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Youth Sustainability Challenge: Creating An America Built to Last

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Create a video to tell the world what you are doing in your community to foster sustainability and create an America built to last. If your video wins you will be invited to a White House event.

Closed OnJun 08, 2012
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