Explore Mobile
App Development

SUMMER 2015

The Samsung Mobile App Academies continue to transform hundreds of top-performing high school students into mobile app experts. The App Academies provide 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.

2014 Samsung Mobile App Academy Video

Apply to Attend a
2015 Mobile App Academy

Don't wait...space is limited!

  • 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
(9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily. Light breakfast, lunch, and snack provided. Full details will be provided to accepted students.)

2015 Samsung Mobile
App Academy Tablets and Scholarships for Students!

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

  • 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 will receive a Samsung Galaxy Note® 10.1 - 2014 Edition Tablet...and a chance to win up to $20,000 in scholarships!*

4 Easy Steps
to Compete

Space is limited to 60 students in 11th or 12th grade* per Samsung Mobile App Academy. Spots in the App Academies will be determined by a random lottery for eligible students. See Official Rules for complete details about eligibility, prizing, and other information.

  • APPLY, GET ACCEPTED, ATTEND AN ACADEMY
  • COMPLETE APP ACADEMY ONLINE COURSES
  • DESIGN & DEVELOP AN APP CONCEPT
  • SUBMIT A FINAL APP CONCEPT
  • WINNERS ANNOUNCED SPRING 2016