Online competition where you make an app and create a video about it.
Date: November 1, 2021
- $500 in AWS Credits
- Free Trip to Capitol Hill
- Meet Representative Kweisi Mfume
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, 2021
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, 2021 - December 25, 2021
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, 2022
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, 2022
Awards: 1st place: $6,000 + paid trip to CMU!