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Congressman Tom Garrett

Representing the 5th District of Virginia

Congressional App Challenge

Congressman Garrett invites all high school students who live in Virginia’s 5th District to participate in his Congressional App Challenge. Follow the simple steps below to sign-up.

1. Register

Starting Wednesday, July 26, 2017, you can register to participate at


2. Think of an app you’d like to create

Do you want to create a game? Do you want to create an app to solve a problem?


3. Design your app

What will your app look like? What does it need to do?


4. Create your app

You can work on your own, or as part of a team of up to four students.  You can find resources to help you at .


5. Submit

You can submit your app anytime between July 26, 2017 and November 1, 2017.  Winners will be announced in December.


For rules and additional information, please visit: or


For any questions, please contact:

Stephen Harvey in Congressman Garrett’s Charlottesville Office at

(434) 973-9631