Congressman Wilson Encourages Students to Participate in the Congressional App Challenge

Sep 20, 2019
Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement encouraging students from South Carolina’s Second District to enter the Congressional App Challenge, an app creating competition for middle and high school students:

“I encourage students interested in computer science to participate in the Congressional App Challenge. Quality science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is vital to America’s future and this competition is an opportunity for students to expand their knowledge and engagement in computer science. I know how much talent there is in South Carolina, all students interested should apply.”

The Congressional App Challenge is open to all middle and high school students in South Carolina’s Second District. Students entering the competition must submit their app by November 1st, 2019. The winner from the Second District will be featured online and the winning app will be eligible to be displayed in the United States Capitol.

To find out more about the competition, click here.