Counting down to App Launch 2016!

It’s an exciting time at Apps for Good as we’re counting down to this year’s App Launch. In just 1 week we’ll be officially launching 7 amazing, student-created apps. At the event on 4 February, hosted by Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, we’ll be celebrating the achievements of the student teams who have created apps to change their world.

The student teams have been building their apps since being announced as winners at the Apps for Good Awards 2015

Get to know the apps

The seven apps tackle a wide range of issues such as helping young careers, getting teens interested in reading and helping students hunt for jobs!  

My World of Atoms: an adventure game to help students master the periodic table

MySoundClash: allows users to connect multiple phones to get a bigger sound

Assemble Jobs: helps students find local jobs to fit around their schedules  

BOOKd: helps teens discover and share new books by creating book clubs with friends

GardenKing: helps users identify the plants in their garden and learn more about them

weKonnekt: connects young carers with local resources and support

One Click Politics: helps get young people tuned into politics

The apps will be available on Google Play soon, but in the meantime you can find out more about them and hear from the teams behind them on our website.  

A sneak peek at the seven apps launching soon!

Celebrating 5 years!

This year’s App Launch is also extra special as we will be kicking off our 5 year celebration. You can join in the celebration on 4 February by sharing your favourite Apps for Good memory or app or tell us what you hope to see in the future using #AfG5years.