First published on MSDN on Jan 10, 2014
What's that? You didn't know you could write a web app for Microsoft Office 2013 or Office 365?
That's right! Your web app can run right inside Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, or PowerPoint -- and the same app works in both the desktop software and the Office 365 cloud versions. Learn more about Apps for Office in this short video:
From those proposals, the Microsoft Office team will pick the best ones and then work with you directly as you code your project. They'll give you feedback and support to ensure you can deliver something awesome.
Then the two top teams will be flown to Seattle in July, 2014, for the Imagine Cup World Finals. You'll present your finished Apps for Office and compete for first and second place prizes of $5,000 and $3,000.
But that's not all. You'll also be able to publish your App right into the
for millions of users worldwide to buy!
How to Get Started
Ready to change your life? Ready to take a shot at teaming up with Microsoft Office to build amazing web apps? Then it's time to get started: