Scalise Announces 2021 Congressional App Challenge

September 24, 2021
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) invites students from Louisiana's First Congressional District to participate in the 2021 Congressional App Challenge. The Congressional App Challenge is an annual competition that allows students to submit their applications to be judged by an expert panel. The challenge is open to middle school and high school students who are interested in developing skills in computer science and coding. Students may register today by visiting the Congressional App Challenge's online application portal here.

“As a former computer programmer, I am always excited to see students taking an interest in the applied sciences and exploring new ways to allow technology to make our everyday lives easier. It’s great to see Louisiana students developing and honing these skills, and I look forward to reviewing the work of our talented students and wish them the best of luck!” said Whip Scalise.

Important Dates:

November 1 — Deadline for students to register and submit their app online.
December 1 - December 31 — Winners announced!

For more information, please visit the official 2021 Congressional App Challenge website or contact Congressman Scalise's Mandeville office at (985) 893-9064. 

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