Here are some examples drawn from the everyday experiences of students, faculty, and staff. You don’t need to limit yourself to UChicago-specific ideas (but we’ll gladly accept those too!).
Valuable experience in rapid creativity, idea generation, and prototyping. Make your product a reality! Past student, faculty and staff entrants have also leveraged the skills they learned in their current jobs and interviews.
Valuable experience in rapid creativity, idea generation, and prototyping. Past student, faculty and staff entrants have leveraged the skills they learned in their current jobs and interviews.
2019 App Challenge Lineup
Fall Projects 2018
2018 App Challenge Lineup
Fall Projects 2017
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2017 App Challenge Lineup
Students, faculty, staff, Alums, and now Polsky members can submit their app ideas for development year round.
And we do the heavy lifting (programming, that is) to build your idea in the meantime.
How do I win 100 hours of development for my idea?
If you're accepted and complete the requirements, we will build your app. We’ve got 100 hours of free development time to morph your idea into a minimum viable product!
June 4, 2018
September 4, 2018
December 3, 2018
March 4, 2019
ideas and counting!
years in business
Keep track of deadlines and future challenges.