Facebook Community Challenge 2020 for Developers Worldwide (US$133,000 Cash Prize) This time around, Facebook is inviting participants to go a step beyond building software solutions by creating tutorials about the code they’ve created. Winners are eligible to receive up to US$133,000 in cash prizes, Oculus VR headsets and fully credited amplification of their tutorials to millions of other developers across Facebook’s ecosystem.
They’re also broadening the products that competing innovators can build with, now spanning Open Source technologies including Docusaurus, Hack, Pytorch, React and React Native, as well as Messenger, Spark AR and Wit.ai.
Application Deadline: 26th October, 2020 5:00pm EDT
Eligible Regions: 7 regions:(i) North America, (ii) Latin America, (iii) the Asia Pacific, (iv) India, (v) Sub Saharan Africa, (vi) Middle East/North Africa, and (vii) Europe.
Type: Entrepreneurship, Contest
- Build software applications that help bring communities together and use at least one Facebook developer product.
- To compete for optional bonus prizes, developers are invited to build solutions across one of the three community categories (i) bridge on and offline experiences; (ii) build and grow community; and (iii) drive engaging communities.
Value and Number of Awards: $133,000 in prizes
Eligible Countries: International
Host Country: UK
Number of Awards: 10+
For more information, visit: https://developers.facebook.com/blog/post/2020/09/10/welcome-our-2020-developer-circles-community-challenge/