Earlier this week we opened the doors to the Office Store. Today, we are announcing the launch of our developer contest to select the best apps for Office and SharePoint. There are big prizes to be won—from a $10,000 grand prize to Xbox + Kinect bundles. Key app winners will also be featured on the Office Store. Read more about how you can participate at officeappcontest.com
Grand PrizeA) A $10,000 cash prizeB) App gets featured on the Office StoreC) App gets featured on the apps for Office Microsoft blogD) Opportunity to meet with a Microsoft executiveE) 3 days of app consultation with a Microsoft Program Manager
First Prize (15 winners): The top 15 apps (5 each per category: Office,SharePoint and 3rd party APIs) will win A) Xbox + KinectB) App gets featured on the Office StoreC) App gets featured on the apps for Office Microsoft blogSecond Prize (100 winners): The next 100 apps will win a Microsoft Mouse or equivalent hardware
Amaze a potential audience of a billion people and win big prizes. Game on!