Online competition where you make an app and create a video about it.
Date: November 1, 2020
- $500 in AWS Credits
- Free Trip to Capitol Hill
- Meet Congressman Kweisi Mfume (MD-07 D)
The NASA Space Apps Competition is an international hackathon comprised of hundreds of small local hackathons. For Space Apps, competitors pick one of many problems, and design a solution in any programming language they want.
Date: October 2, 2020
Awards: Recognition from NASA
Advent of Code is an Advent calendar of small programming puzzles for a variety of skill sets and skill levels that can be solved in any programming language you like. People use them as a speed contest, practice problems, or to challenge each other. We will be having a club leaderboard to compete with each other.
Date: December 1, 2020 - December 25, 2020
The UMD High School Programming Contest is a 3 hour competition where high school students from the DC metropolitan area compete in teams of four to demonstrate their programming skills and problem solving abilities.
Date: February 23, 2020
Awards: Gannon Prize and Certificates
The PicoCTF Competition is a Capture the Flag cyber security competition. In a CTF, teams compete to locate the "flag" in various challenges. For example, last year flags were hidden in Audio Files, remote linux servers, and image metadata.
Date: March 16, 2021
Awards: 1st place: $6,000 + paid trip to CMU!