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DML Competition 3 Winners

Youth AppLab

Project Description:
In the Youth AppLab, high school students in the District of Columbia design software and mobile apps in an after-school program that supplements their formal learning in computer science. They conceive, develop and co-create their own Android Apps. Ultimately, students and their apps will compete for internships with technology-based startup companies in and around the DC area. Representing the diverse populations underrepresented in computer science careers today, particularly African-American and Hispanic males and females, the Youth AppLab inspires students' thoughts and perspectives about technology and the pursuit of careers in science and technology.
Award Amount:
$162,000
Project URLs:
Project Leadership:
  • Leshell Hatley
    Uplift, Inc
    Washington, D.C
Project Collaborators:
  • DubMeNow
  • Crushed I.C.E.
  • MindFizzle
  • emagine technologies, inc.