Ready to ship your side project? Toss it on ⋈ BowTie for a chance to present at SXSWi, win hosting, co-working space, legal help and other amazing prizes. Springboard 2015 is open for registration.

This isn’t a hackathon, its a shipathon. The format is simple - launch your app on ⋈ BowTie, validate for 2 weeks, bring it back for Demo Day and win awesome prizes to help you keep moving.

Format:

Teams of 1-3 developers/designers/entrepreneurs will dive in on January 31st for an intro to BowTie.io and hackathon at FatPipeABQ in Albuquerque, NM. (You do not need to be present, we can beam you in from the tubes).

On Feb. 13th we reconvene for a Demo Day and party. Judges will award a Grand Prize, Runner Up, and Audience Choice project.

Prizes:

Shipping is winning! But, here are some other prizes to help keep you leap:

  • Grand Prize

    • 1 year of hosting for your project on ⋈ BowTie, with premium support.
    • Legal setup + trademark service for your startup from Lerner Venture Law
    • 6 months free at Fatpipe ABQ - including fiber internet.
    • Stage time for your project at Startup Oasis during SXSWi on March 17th.
  • Runner Up

    • 6 months of hosting for your project on ⋈ BowTie, with premium support.
    • Legal setup + trademark service for your startup from Lerner Venture Law
    • BowTie.io Team Hooded Sweatshirts
  • Audience Choice

    • 6 months of hosting for your project on ⋈ BowTie, premium support included.
    • Occulus Rift Dev Kit 2
    • BowTie.io Team Hooded Sweatshirts

…and don’t forget we’ll have tons of swag from our sponsors!

Registration:

We are accepting 30 teams. As of this posting, 20 slots remain.
Registration closes Jan. 30th, or when we reach our cap.

Sign up today: REGISTER

⋈ BowTie assumes zero ownership of your project. We just want to help you get out the door. For more information, please View the Springboard Event site.

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