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5 months ago

New Sponsor Contests From United Airlines & Sony Pictures!

When it comes to sponsor contests and bonus prizes there can never be enough!  

That’s why we couldn’t wait to share that United Airlines and Sony Pictures have joined as our newest sponsors.  These new sponsor challenges give you a chance to build something cool and get a shot at awesome bonus prizes!  

Here’s what they are all about:   

United Airlines:


Challenge: Create an app that helps provide customers with a unique experience with United Flight and ancillary offers, to book and pay for reservations and to view reservations. 
API Resources: Request special access to the APIs HERE. The United team will provision requests within 3 business days.
 Prize: Best Use of United APIs: Round trip ticket voucher, eligible for anywhere United flies, for all members of the winning Hackathon team. (Up to $2,400 per person)
 
Sony Pictures:


Challenge: In preparation for the release of the new movie Searching, we challenge you to create Chrome extensions that help keep kids safe online. Use any additional APIs you'd like and be creative!
Prize: Sony Pictures First Place: $9,000 USD
 

Learn more about each on the Sponsor Prize page. We can’t wait to see what you come up with!