Apply for the Swift Student Challenge now through February 25
A chance for young developers to showcase their skills
Calling all aspiring young developers!
Are you a student with a passion for coding and a love for Apple’s Swift programming language? If so, then we have some exciting news for you. Apple is inviting students from around the world to participate in the Swift Student Challenge, an opportunity to showcase your coding skills and creativity.
The challenge is open to students aged 13 and older who are enrolled in an accredited educational institution or are homeschooling. The task is simple – create an interactive playground using Swift Playgrounds, a powerful app for iPad and Mac that makes learning and experimenting with code fun and easy.
How to participate
To participate in the Swift Student Challenge, all you have to do is create a Swift playground that demonstrates your coding skills and creativity. Your playground can be anything you want, from a game to a storytelling experience or an educational tool. The only requirement is that it should be interactive and built using Swift Playgrounds.
Once you’ve created your playground, submit it for review through the official Swift Student Challenge website. The submission period runs from now until February 25, so make sure to complete and submit your project before the deadline.
What’s in it for you?
Apart from the thrill of showcasing your skills to the world, participating in the Swift Student Challenge comes with some exciting perks. If your submission is selected, you’ll receive an exclusive WWDC21 jacket and pin set, along with a one-year membership to the Apple Developer Program. This membership will give you access to resources and tools that will help you continue your coding journey.
Furthermore, selected winners will also have their work featured on the Apple Developer website, Apple Newsroom, and other Apple platforms. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain exposure and recognition for your talents within the Apple developer community.
Why you should apply
The Swift Student Challenge is not just about winning prizes, but also about learning and growing as a developer. It provides an opportunity for young students to showcase their skills and creativity, and to be part of a global community of developers. It also allows you to challenge yourself, push boundaries, and discover what you’re capable of.
By participating in the challenge, you’ll get a chance to demonstrate your passion for coding, as well as your ability to think critically and creatively. Who knows, your submission could catch the attention of industry experts and pave the way for future opportunities.
If you’re a student with a passion for coding and a love for Apple’s Swift programming language, don’t miss out on the chance to participate in the Swift Student Challenge. It’s an incredible opportunity to showcase your skills, learn and grow as a developer, and gain recognition within the Apple developer community. So, grab your iPad or Mac, fire up Swift Playgrounds, and let your creativity run wild. Apply now through February 25 and take your first step towards becoming a Swift coding superstar.