The 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup for Student Entrepreneurs worldwide is now accepting entries from student teams of up to 3 with disruptively innovative solutions that can change the future of technology.
Take the Challenge
If you or your team believes you have a solution that would dramatically change the global technological landscape, register today for the 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup which is Microsoft’s global competition for student entrepreneurs and developers, and you could win USD100,000.
You’re encouraged to submit an original application/solution that you and your team of up to three (3) have built (either on your own time, through your coursework, as a participant in a student hackathon, etc.).
For your submission to qualify for the 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup, your application must utilize Microsoft Azure. For more details, see the Contest Rules.
How to Participate in the 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup
Create your team (1 to 3 people)
Develop an innovative technical project that utilizes Microsoft Azure (See examples from last year’s Imagine Cup)
Finalize and submit your team entry before 02:59:59 GMT+0 on Wednesday, 16 January, 2019 for your chance to participate in the worldwide finals
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Eligibility & Judging Criteria
Download the contest rules here
Countries eligible in this region
EMEA: Europe (Western, Central and Eastern), Middle East, and Africa
Regional Finals Prizes
The teams that advance to the Regional Final will win a trip to the EMEA Regional Final event in Amsterdam, Netherlands and compete for the following:
First place: USD15,000 and a spot in the World Championship
Second place: USD5,000
Third place: USD1,000
World Championship Prizing
1st place teams from the Regional Finals will advance to the World Championship (date and location to be announced) and compete for the grand prize of USD100,000 + Azure Grant.
How to Register for the 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup
Interested in Participating in the 2019 Microsoft Imagine Cup for Student Entrepreneurs, visit the Registration Portal to create your account.
Deadline for Submission of Application
02:59:59 GMT+0 on Wednesday, 16 January, 2019
For more information about the challenge, visit the Competition Website.