Build any app you can dream of and drive away in a Tesla X

Welcome to the monday Apps Challenge: Dream it, build it!

The monday Apps Challenge is a contest bringing developers around the world together, competing to build the most creative and impactful monday Apps. Compete for the chance to win a Tesla X, zero-gravity flight, PS5 & PSVR2, and more—there are 23 chances to be a winner!

 

We have 3 main categories for apps:

Apps for marketplace (Grand prize value of $75,240)
Compete for the chance to win a Tesla X by building an amazing monday App which will be featured in the monday Apps marketplace— available to over 100,000 teams that use monday.com for their daily work.


Apps for business (Grand prize value of $5,550)
Build a private app for your organization's unique needs, and you can win a zero-gravity flight, donation to an NGO in your name, and more! Show us how impactful it was for your team and you could be the winner. 


Apps for NGOs (Grand prize value of $5,550)
A zero-gravity flight, a $500 donation in your name, and more are waiting for the team or individual that builds the winning app for an NGO! Hundreds of NGOs manage their incredible efforts on monday.com and you can help them improve and customize their workflow with your app.

 

Many more ways to win!

The 5 apps that are scored the highest within each of the 4 categories will win a PS5 & PSVR2 (valued at $1,750) :

  1. Best Craftsmanship
  2. Most Creative
  3. Best Engineered
  4. Staff Picks

 

Get started with monday Apps

monday Apps are custom building blocks that are built by developers to extend the monday.com Work OS. They include dashboard widgets, board views, automations, and integrations - providing teams with infinite flexibility to support their workflows.

That means almost anything in monday.com is now totally customizable. Whether you’re building to solve a unique challenge for your organization or creating an app for the hundreds of thousands of teams that use monday.com for their daily work— the potential impact of your monday App is huge.

Don’t have a monday.com account? We’ll set you up with one as soon as you register! 

Now that there is nothing stopping you… Here’s how you compete!

  1. Review the challenge rules and app criteria 
  2. Explore the Inspiration tab to see some of the apps our monday.com users are dreaming of 
  3. Searching for a team to build with? Head over to the Participants tab to find team members (you may also compete as an individual)
  4. Join the monday builder’s community to stay updated on announcements, Office hours, webinars, and more!
  5. Ready, set, start developing! Don’t forget to submit your finished app by August 31st!

View full rules

Prizes

$171,590 in prizes

App for marketplace

• Tesla Model X*
• A monday.com swag bag
• $500 donation to an NGO
• Featured placement in the monday Apps marketplace where any of the 100,000 organizations using monday.com can access your app
• 1-hour video session with the monday Apps leaders within monday.com
• Blog post
• Inclusion in Stories worth telling video testimonial of the three grand prize winners
• Invitation to the monday.com Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize. Please note, the Tesla is subject to local availability and delivery.

Public app for NGOs

• Zero Gravity Flight*
• A monday.com swag bag
• $500 donation to an NGO
• Featured placement in the monday Apps marketplace where any of the 100,000 organizations using monday.com can access your app
• 1-hour video session with the monday Apps leaders within monday.com
• Blog post
• Inclusion in Stories worth telling video testimonial of the three grand prize winners
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize. Please note, the prize is subject to local availability and delivery.

App for your business

• Zero Gravity Flight*
• A monday.com swag bag
• $500 donation to an NGO
• 1-hour video session with the monday Apps leaders within monday.com
• Blog post
• Inclusion in Stories worth telling video testimonial of the three grand prize winners
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize
Please note, the prize is subject to local availability and delivery.

Honorable Mention - Best Craftsmanship (UI/UX) (5)

• PS5 & PSVR2 (prizes will be delivered upon release date and availability from Sony)
• A monday.com swag bag
• $150 donation to an NGO
• The option to be featured in the monday Apps marketplace under “Apps Challenge Honorable Mentions”
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize

Honorable Mention - Most Creative (5)

• PS5 & PSVR2 (prizes will be delivered upon release date and availability from Sony)
• A monday.com swag bag
• $150 donation to an NGO
• The option to be featured in the monday Apps marketplace under “Apps Challenge Honorable Mentions”
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize

Honorable Mention - Best Engineered (5)

• PS5 & PSVR2 (prizes will be delivered upon release date and availability from Sony)
• A monday.com swag bag
• $150 donation to an NGO
• The option to be featured in the monday Apps marketplace under “Apps Challenge Honorable Mentions”
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize

Honorable Mention - Staff Picks (5)

• PS5 & PSVR2 (prizes will be delivered upon release date and availability from Sony)
• A monday.com swag bag
• $150 donation to an NGO
• The option to be featured in the monday Apps marketplace under “Apps Challenge Honorable Mentions”
• Invitation to the monday Elevate event and invited on the (virtual) stage to be honored
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize

Submission Prize (1,000)

Eligible submissions receive a monday.com swag bag

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Individuals, and teams of individuals, must have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. Note: government officials, corporations, and employees of monday.com or Devpost are not eligible to win prizes, but may submit projects. See full rules for further restrictions.

Requirements

Main Requirements: Build a new monday App that allows teams to improve collaboration, communication, teamwork, or simply make daily work a little more joyful.

 

Categories: You must submit to ONE of the three categories.

  • App for marketplace
    An app that shows extraordinary value and ingenuity to solve common workflow challenges and deliver significant business impact. The app will be featured in our monday Apps marketplace to be used by any of the 100,000 teams that use monday.com to do their best work.
  • Public app for NGOs
    An app that can be widely used by NGOs to solve common workflow challenges and help them work better. The winning app will be featured in our monday Apps marketplace for NGOs to access.
  • App for your business
    An app created by an organization to solve a unique challenge they face. The app will not be featured in the apps marketplace and will instead be judged on the resulting impact for the organization, creativity of the solution, and further criteria.

Judges

Roy Mann

Roy Mann
monday.com Founder

Eran Zinman

Eran Zinman
monday.com Founder

Ben Rosenfeld

Ben Rosenfeld
Product Manager

Tal Haramati

Tal Haramati
Tech Lead

Abigail Pagi

Abigail Pagi
Automations & Integrations Team Lead

Elina Papernaya

Elina Papernaya
Tech Partnerships

Vlad Mystetskyi

Vlad Mystetskyi
R&D Team Lead

Leah Bauman

Leah Bauman
Sales-Product Alignment Manager

Shay Cohen

Shay Cohen
UX / UI Product Designer

Judging Criteria

  • Craftsmanship
    The user experience your app provides, the UI/UX quality, following the monday.com design system and ‘monday like’ app - how much your app feels like a monday product.
  • Engineering
    The quality of the development of your app, it's potential to scale easily for many users, speed and responsiveness, ease of maintenance, and expansion.
  • Impact
    How big of an impact will your app have for businesses and users that will use it, how substantial and meaningful is the problem this app solves, how much will it improve the life and work of a monday.com users, how many users will it be relevant for?
  • Creative
    How creative and unique your idea is, how can the idea open new and exciting ways to use monday?
  • Security & Privacy
    Making sure your app is keeping the data of users protected, using security best practices, making the authentication & authorization flows needed.

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  • Productivity