BlackBerry® 10™ Apps Challenge

Here you are again-to learn, participate and win cool prizes in the most exciting BlackBerry® 10™ Apps Challenge ever. This is your very chance to show the innovative spirit bubbling inside you. So, what are you waiting for, the contest is open for you to unleash your expertise in App development on BlackBerry® 10™ platform. Follow the steps mentioned above to participate and get the fame and fortune you deserve!

Do remember to register below to get started..

Registrations are Closed Now

Prizes

For approved and eligible applications, rewards structure will be based on number of applications submitted per vendor, as per below:

  • 2 apps: gift voucher worth Rs 1200/- +3 month's Digit Subscription (from Devworx)
  • 3-4 apps: gift voucher worth Rs 2500/- + Cowon Earphone (from Devworx)
  • 5-9 apps: One (1) BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet
  • 10 or more apps: One (1) BlackBerry® PlayBook™ + one (1) BlackBerry® Dev Alpha prototype device
  • Additional categories: If submission is chosen to be the best in one of these categories, respective participant will win: One (1) BlackBerry® Developer Alpha prototype device , one (1) BlackBerry® 7.1 Smartphone, one (1) BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet + 1000 Jam rewards Points + BlackBerry® World Marketing (limited to one win per vendor):
  • Categories for Apps:
    • Best HTML5 App
    • Best Native App
    • Best AIR/ Flash App
    • Best Android Java App
  • Categories for Games:
    • Best HTML5 Game
    • Best Cascades Game
    • Best AIR/ Flash Game
    • Best Android Java Game
  • Chance to participate in 10K program (Click here to know more) (from RIM)
Prizes
If there are any concerns in contest registration, development etc or any delays, please write to Devworx at bbapp@devworx.in and we will help you. Remember, besides creating new apps, you can also port your Android Apps to participate.
Resources
Use your existing C/C++/QML skills to port an existing title to BB10 or create a brand new astonishing Cascades application for BlackBerry 10.
Use your existing JavaScript/CSS/HTML skills to bring your app to future BB10 users. Deeply integrate with core BlackBerry® functionality.
If you have an existing game or app written in AIR that you are looking to bring to the future BB10 platform this is the choice for you.
Port existing Android apps and games to BB10 and expand your market. Simply re-package and distribute through BlackBerry® World™
Terms & Conditions

Please find the detailed Terms and Conditions for the BlackBerry® contest here

Information
  • Download tools and SDKs: https://developer.blackberry.com
  • BlackBerry World™ vendor registration: https://appworld.blackberry.com/isvportal
  • Email to notify Devworx when app is published: bbapp@devworx.in
  • For any queries, please email: bbapp@devworx.in
  • You do not need to get the app approved by Feb 24th. You just need to submit the apps by Feb 24th.
  • This extended contest will run from 22nd Jan to 24th Feb, 2013. The number of apps that you submit on BlackBerry World during this period will be eligible for the prizes pertaining to this extension. Also, if you are one of the participants whose some of the apps were not eligible for the contest running till 21st Jan, you can build and submit more apps to add to your existing tally to become an eligible winner.
  • Apps built through App Generator not allowed in this contest
  • One prize will be given to one person irrespective of number of vendor accounts.