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Congressman Bruce Poliquin

Representing the 2nd District of Maine

Just 2 More Days

January 19, 2016
Press Release
Deadline for the 2016 Congressional App Challenge This Thursday

WASHINGTON – The deadline for the 2016 Congressional App Challenge is 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 21.  Congressman Bruce Poliquin is inviting students from across Maine’s Second Congressional District to participate in the contest.


The Congressional App Challenge is a national competition aimed at developing students’ STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills and celebrating their creativity in coding their own applications.



Congressman Poliquin will personally recognize the winning students or student teams who must submit their original apps by the Jan. 21 deadline.  Winners will also have their apps featured on a display in the U.S. Capitol Building as well as on the Congressional App Challenge website.


For more information about the Congressional App Challenge, visit or contact Congressman Poliquin’s offices in Lewiston (784-0768), Bangor (942-0583) or Presque Isle (764-1968).