2016 Honorable Mentions

Honorable Mentions in Each Judging Category

Congratulations to these mobile apps submitted by NAF Student Teams in the 2016 Lenovo Scholar Network national app competition that are recognized with Honorable Mentions for achieving the highest cumulative number of points in the judging of each respective category!


Problem Relevance

Student ConnectED, Olympic High School, Charlotte, NC

This app is meant to bridge communication between companies and students by listing job opportunities and internships, as well as and scholarship opportunities and school activities.

Adequacy of the Solution

Internnect App, Mission Oak High School Academy of Engineering, Tulare, CA

This app supports a local internship program, Internnect, by allowing students to receive important announcements and calendar items and use team chat function to communicate with each other.

Creativity & Innovation in the Solution

DoctorData, Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology, Charlotte, NC

Designed to meet the needs of researchers at Fayetteville State University, this apps aids in the gathering of data on hospital management and patient experiences in order to improve the healthcare systems of developing nations.

Quality of Graphical User Interface/Design

String Tuner, Carencro High School Academy of Information Technology, Lafayette, LA


This app sounds the appropriate tone for tuning ukuleles, guitars, and bass guitars, as well as allowing the user to save notes concerning tuning, chords, or other musical information.


Tic-Tack-Toe, Carencro High School Academy of Information Technology, Lafayette, LA

This app is a two-person Tic-Tack-Toe game.


Mi Amiga, Immokalee High School Academy of Information Technology, Immokalee, FL

The app translates spoken or typed English into Spanish and vice versa.

Quality of Materials

On the Run, Olympic High School, Charlotte, NC

This app is a convenient place for connecting school group members with important information, keeping the group conversation in one easy location and providing a simple  method  to send reminders about important dates and events.