ICPC Foundation

advancing the art and sport of competitive programming

ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest

The ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest has been in operation for over 40 years. In the past 20 years, the ICPC community has spread across the globe, with 49,935 students from 3,098 universities in 111 countries competing in the 2017 Regionals. Over 30,000 students represented their universities in on site competition which enhances the reliability of measuring performance while expanding their network of future friends and colleagues. We have 320,000+ alumni engaged in all sectors.

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University Driven

ICPC drives excellence in the algorithmic programming arts, teamwork, rigor, and performance under a ticking clock.

Competitive Programming

Global pool of talent from 6 continents and over 100 countries with only the top 1% advancing to the World Finals.

Global Community

ICPC Alumni and volunteers worldwide come together to put on the most competitive programming competitions.

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ICPC Foundation‚Äč

ICPC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charity. Under the ICPC Policies and Procedures the ICPC Foundation is responsible for sponsorship, hosting, fundraising, outreach, and operational models under the ICPC Policies and Procedures and the ICPC Foundation Constitution and By-Laws. The ICPC Foundation Board has over 250 years of service to the ICPC community, a love for the community’s impact on the next generation, and a willingness to step forward on behalf of the ICPC.

ICPC.Foundation Global Initiatives

  • Outreach to the Underserved
  • ICPC Regional Championships
  • Engage ICPC Alumni
  • Build ICPC Institutions