Windows 8 Holiday App Challenge

Build an app this holiday season and ring in the new year with some cash in your pocket!

We are excited to announce the Windows 8 Holiday App Challenge. Spend your winter break coding an awesome new app to be eligible to win up to $150. Full contest details can be found at

How to participate?

  1. Develop a Windows 8 app. Submit your app to to be eligible to win av$50 gift card.
  2. Promote your app to get 100 downloads. Visit for tips and tricks to get 100 downloads in no time!
  3. Confirm your app has 100 downloads. Submit your confirmation at to be eligible to win an additional $100 gift card. The contest ends on January 15th, 2014.

Michael Cummings from Microsoft will be in the CIS Sandbox on Wednesday Dec 11 from 12:45 to 2 to help you publish your games!

Offer terms and conditions: