Important Dates

Registration Ends: Monday October 21st 2013 at 5:00 PM
Last Day of Submission: Monday November 4th 2013 at 5:00 PM
Finalist Announcement: Monday November 11th 2013
Final Event - Design Showcase & Student Vote: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Thursday December 5th 2013

How to Enter

1. Eligibility: You must be a full or part-time student currently enrolled in Pace University

2. Register online: Each member of the team must complete the Registration Form

3. Submit: Submit all required documents by 5:00PM October 21st 2013 by emailing Nikhil Kalyankar, Associate Director of Entrepreneurship Lab, at

4. Finals: If selected as a Finalist, specific instructions for the final event will be sent to you.

What to Submit

1. Short description (300-400 words) of the application. Please include:

  • What makes the design particularly interesting or usable
  • Outstanding features or design elements

2. A list of all App pages images(or Screenshots) and a brief description of each image instructions:

  • Please do NOT put callouts or captions on the image.
  • Save each image in PNG format as a separate file (NOT in a document or presentation)
  • Capture full-page images, showing as much as would be visible in a normal screen
  • Each image filename should include the name of the application and a description of the image (such as elab_dashboard.png )

Design Tools and Languages

You may use any design tool or language

  • Suggested Tools: Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Publisher, Xcode Interface Builder, Eclipse
  • Suggested Languages: HTML with CSS, Javascript, JQuery

Judging Criteria

  • Aesthetic appeal
  • Innovative features
  • Complexity of the problem space
  • Ease of use

Prize Money

First Prize $500
Second Prize $250
Third Prize $100