We Invite You to Take the Microsoft Partner Challenge

About the Contest

The goal of this contest is to offer you, a member of the Microsoft Partner Community, the opportunity to discover new online properties that will help you better navigate Microsoft’s partner relationship while challenging you to learn more about several Microsoft technologies to hit the market soon. By keeping in touch with your Microsoft community online, we hope to empower you with the knowledge necessary to help with business strategy and to stay connected with industry trends and marketing opportunities

Start and End Dates

The contest starts on Sept 1st, 2009, and ends on June 1, 2010.

We will hold 4 drawings over the course of the contest.  Each drawing will coincide with the creation of a new game.  You must play the new game each time in order to qualify for the game's drawing.

The first drawing will be held on October 1st.


October December, March, June
1st Prize Zune 80GB Xbox 360
$25 Zune Gift Card
Zune Home AV Pack
2nd Prize Wireless Desktop 3000 Keyboard/Mouse Wireless Desktop 3000 Keyboard/Mouse
Streets Trips 2009 with GPS
3rd Prize Microsoft LifeCam VX-7000 Web Camera Microsoft LifeCam VX-7000 Web Camera


To be eligible to win you must

  • live in the U.S.; and
  • work for a company enrolled in the Microsoft Partner Program (MSPP); or
  • work for a start-up company enrolled in the Microsoft BizSpark Program; and
  • not be an employee of Microsoft Corporation or an employee of a Microsoft subsidiary.

Official Rules

The complete set of rules is published here.

How to Play

To begin playing, simply click on the link below and follow the instructions.  In order to qualify for the drawing you:

  • Must answer 3 product questions correctly; and
  • Must collect all 3 pieces of the Secret Slogan
  • Join one of our social networking communities (optional - but we'd love for you to join us)


Click here to see the questions and answers from our last challenge.