Apps for America 2 Winners


Over at the Sunlight Labs blog, Clay announced the winners of the Apps for America 2 competition. They are:

  1. DataMasher
  2. GovPulse
  3. ThisWeKnow

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who submitted an entry!

All of the hard work applicants put into their entries isn’t going unnoticed. OMB Director Peter Orszag posted about the winners and other entries on the OMB blog today, writing:

In the contest, we see the principles of transparency and public engagement working to deliver real solutions.  The government doesn’t have a monopoly on the best ideas. We look forward to unleashing the creativity of the American people to show us what is possible and help us find the innovative path forward.

Amen to that.