Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation
President Obama at SEED School Kennedy Service Act signing.

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April 22, 2015 at 3:08 PM

Participants in a variety of Federal fellowship programs bring enthusiasm, new ideas, and fresh perspectives to Federal departments and agencies every day. Last week, the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) convened a workshop to teach 100 current participants in Federal fellowship programs how to apply creative 21st-century tools to their fellowship projects, and to use these tools to inspire and ignite innovation in government.

April 21, 2015 at 1:57 PM

U.S. Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith sends a message to the White House email list, highlighting the first-ever White House Demo Day.

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The Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation is focused on developing policies and programs to accelerate economic recovery and create stronger communities. We do this by harnessing human capital and facilitating financial capital.