Missed the deadline for Big App on Campus? You can still get started building apps for Windows Phone. Students can get the Windows Phone SDK and other pro dev tools and support - at no charge.
Go Underground to download a Windows Phone Getting Started guide, plus access to a rich community of support, tutorials, student forums, and more. It's all happening Underground.
Windows® Phone is giving you the opportunity to create and publish your dream app. In doing so, you could win Big, a 4-day trip (for you and a friend) to the 2012 SxSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas. [See Contest Prizes below.]
There are two categories to enter - free apps and paid apps. You choose. Then let your mobile app's creativity and popularity deliver the ultimate prize, 15,000 U.S. dollars.
Each Grand Prize winner will receive one check for $15,000. One winner in the "paid app" category, and one winner in the "free app" category.
There will be five (5) finalist prize winners in the "paid app" category, and five (5) finalist prizes in the "free app" category.
For full contest prizes, details and conditions, please click here. https://www.microsoft.com/student/en-us/campaign/bigapponcampus/officialrules.aspx
To start with, you must currently be enrolled as a U.S. student to enter. We want to see the energy and creativity that students can bring to the exciting and unique UX of Windows Phone.
It's easy to enter. No Obligation. Do it now.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open only to US university students 18+ who are legal residents of the U.S. and D.C. Submissions due 02/14/2012 and game ends 03/13/2012. For Official Rules, click here.