Expand Your World!

During the summer of 2015, the Samsung Mobile App Academies continued to transform hundreds of top-performing high school students into mobile app experts. The App Academies provided attendees with an opportunity to work with industry leaders, learn the many facets of mobile app development, and find out about the growing world of mobile technology careers.

Are you interested in applying for summer 2016? You too can apply to be a part of an action-packed Samsung Mobile App Academy. For more information, send us an email and we'll let you know when the 2016 App Academy information is available.

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2014 Samsung Mobile App Academy Video
For App Academy Attendees only

Submit Your App Concept!

For the 2015 Samsung Mobile App Academy attendees ONLY—Two steps to compete! Finish the App Academy Online Courses, and then submit your best app concept for a chance to win up to $20,000 in scholarships! Don't forget...App Academy attendees must submit an app concept by the due date listed next to your city.

2015 APP CONCEPT SUBMISSION DEADLINES

  • MIAMIOctober 2, 2015
  • HOUSTONOctober 9, 2015
  • BOSTONOctober 16, 2015
  • SAN FRANCISCOOctober 23, 2015
  • NEW BRUNSWICKOctober 30, 2015
  • D.C./BALTIMORENovember 6, 2015

STEP ONE

Complete the App Academy Online Courses

Prior to submitting your App Concept, complete the App Academy Online courses. (For 2015 App Academy attendees ONLY.)

APP ACADEMY ONLINE COURSES HERE

STEP TWO

Submit Your Final App Concept

Submit your fabulous app concept idea for a chance to win scholarships. (For 2015 App Academy attendees ONLY.)

SUBMIT YOUR APP CONCEPT ONLINE

2015 Samsung
Mobile App Academies

  • MIAMI FLORIDA July 6–10 University of Miami APPLY NOW CLOSED
  • HOUSTON TEXAS July 13–17 Rice University APPLY NOW CLOSED
  • BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS July 20–24 MIT APPLY NOW CLOSED
  • SAN FRANCISCO CALIFORNIA July 27–31 UC Berkeley APPLY NOW CLOSED
  • NEW BRUNSWICK NEW JERSEY August 3–7 Rutgers University APPLY NOW CLOSED
  • DC & BALTIMORE DC/MARYLAND August 10–14 University of MD–College Park APPLY NOW CLOSED

2015 Samsung Mobile
App Academy Tablets and Scholarships for Students!

For the fourth summer, Samsung Mobile presented a series of FREE Samsung Mobile App Academies in six cities throughout the U.S. Now extended to include a full five days of in-person instruction, plus the self-directed App Academy Online courses, the academies were open to top STEM students of all experience levels interested in the world of mobile app development and coding.

Check Out Past Winners!

  • Grand Prize $20,000
  • Second Prize $10,000
  • Third Prize $5,000
  • Fourth Prize $1,000
  • Fifth Prize $500
(Grand, Second, and Third Prize scholarship winners will also receive a Samsung smartphone.)
Scholarships and Tablets! All Samsung Mobile App Academy attendees received a Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 - 2014 Edition Tablet...and a chance to win up to $20,000 in scholarships!*

2015 App Academy Attendees!

For more information about the App Academy Online courses and submitting your final app concept, CLICK HERE!

  • COMPLETE APP ACADEMY ONLINE COURSES
  • DESIGN & DEVELOP AN APP CONCEPT
  • SUBMIT A FINAL APP CONCEPT
  • WINNERS ANNOUNCED SPRING 2016