Upcoming ACF Teams

If you are interested in joining one of these teams, don't hesitate to contact us at contact@applied-computing.org.

To join currently running ACF teams with open spots, register here.



  • Apply computing solutions to (learn by doing) real-world problems.

  • Collaborate on projects that they have passion for while mastering their technical skills to serve a community goal.

  • Practice time-management, presentation, and leadership skills while participating in demo days, academic competitions, peer-to-peer presentations, international partner meet-ups, and other ACF community events.

  • Connect to industry experts, learn the latest technologies, and collaborate in a global community.

Who Should join AN ACF STARTUP TEAM?

  • 6th -12th graders who have learned coding for 1-2 years and would like to challenge themselves to solve real-world problems.

  • Someone looking for an opportunity to test out the next-generation 'Elon Musk' ideas before college.

  • Someone who aspires to be a community leader and solve their community's most significant issues.

  • Students who want to seize the opportunity to test out their startup ideas in the global ACF ecosystem.

  • Students who want to participate in coding reviews and receive project reviews from a pitching expert, in groups, rather than coding alone.

  • Students who want to witness ideas from different student startup teams, participate in various presentations and learn in an environment where they can encourage each other to grow.

  • Students who want to share the experiences they receive from running a startup on a blogging platform and put that in their college resume.

  • Students who wish to take their learning forward and empower others.

Previous and current ACF student projects include a GPS-assisted mapping tool specifically for firefighters, remote control ground drones for search and rescue, healthcare resource distribution software, machine vision powered driving monitor, and a multiplayer game designed to support small businesses.