Windows Azure Developer Contest – Win Fame and Fortune (literally)!


This new CloudApp() contest looks extremely cool: the objective is to create a cloud application running on Windows Azure.  There are categories for both .NET and PHP applications.  The contest will be judged by Michael Cote, Om Malik, and you – the developer community will vote on a winner too. 

AzureLogoThe full details are at http://www.newcloudapp.com/

The prizes are literally fame and fortune. 

The fame:

  • Be featured on www.azure.com as well as at major Microsoft events
  • Be featured in a video interview on Channel 9
  • Be announced at Structure 09 (U.S. Only)
  • The fortune:

  • One .NET App Category (U.S. Only) Grand Prize winner: $5,000 VISA gift card
  • One PHP App Category (U.S. Only) Grand Prize winner: $5,000 VISA gift card
  • One U.S. Community winner: $2,500 VISA gift card
  • One International Community winner: $2,500 VISA gift card
  • Submission are due by June 18.  Good luck! 

    Comments (3)

    1. Divyang Panchasara says:

      can not  find details on given url

    2. jennmar says:

      Divyang: this blog post is two years old (published on June 5, 2009).  Unfortunately, this contest ended a long time ago.  I'm sorry!