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Illinois Technology Association (ITA) Tech Challenge at IIT

The ITA Tech Challenge is back! Brought to you by the Illinois Technology Association, this coding skills tournament brings together students from 10 universities around the Midwest to compete head to head for the top spot and coveted first place prize of $5,000 (plus, bragging rights)!  

You also will get the opportunity to interview with sponsoring Chicago-based tech companies for internships and full time opportunities. This year marks the 6th year of the ITA Tech Challenge and the competition is fierce!

Phase 1: Initial Exam
The Top 3 scorers at the initial exam will win cash! $300, $150, $50
Food is provided
Bring a laptop and prove your skills! You can complete the exam in the language of your choice.

Monday, September 21 
5:00 p.m.
MTCC Ballroom

Phase 2: Final Challenge
The Top 50 scorers out of all participating universities will be invited to Chicago to compete for the ultimate prize, $5,000, and interview with sponsoring companies.
November 5-6, 2015
Downtown Chicago

If you would like to take the initial exam and participate in the ITA Tech Challenge, sign up here or email Trisha Degg at!



Sep 21, 5:00pm to 9:00pm


MTCC Ballroom located at 3201 South State in Chicago, IL

Who can attend?: 

Open to all Illinois Institute of Technology students.