Build a work-altering app for one of these teams for the chance to win big! With $184,000 in total prizes we are giving away 3 Teslas, 10 MacBooks, and more!

Welcome to the monday.com build it better challenge: solutions for teams!

The monday.com build it better challenge is a contest bringing developers around the world together with the mission to build apps that can alter the way teams work. monday.com can help CRM, Marketing and Creative, Software Development, Construction, and tons of other teams work together and do their best work.

We know that there is an infinite selection of possibilities that could make monday.com a perfect fit for all of these teams, and we want to make them available for teams to use!

We are giving three Teslas to three grand prize winners, along with Macbooks to the top two apps built for the five categories.

Sounds great, but what happens after the app is built?

Approved apps will be featured in our monday.com Apps Marketplace, supported by best-in-class marketing, and available to over 100,000 teams that rely on monday.com for their daily work.

There are 5 app categories

Three grand prize winners, the first place which will win a brand new Tesla X and second and third place winners who will each win a Tesla 3.

CRM ($5,600 cumulative prize value)
Build an app that will help Sales teams communicate with prospects, manage their sales funnel, collaborate with their team to help close a deal, or simply work together better. Head over to our resources to learn more about monday.com for CRM

Software Development ($5,600 cumulative prize value)
Develop an app that Software teams will love to use. Whether it’s managing bugs, planning iterations, tackling product backlogs, or outlining roadmaps your app should make the process from planning to completion that much better. Learn more about monday.com for Software Development here.  

Construction and field workers ($5,600 cumulative prize value)
Compete to build the best app for Construction or any team that works in the field need to manage open projects, track progress on and off the site, manage resources, and more! To get see exactly how construction teams are using monday.com for construction, watch this webinar including construction templates

Marketing and Creative ($5,600 cumulative prize value)
From planning social media calendars to launching online events and everything in between, marketing and creative teams need apps that can help them stay organized, collaborate with other teams in their organizations, and gain critical insights to continuously improve. Get some inspiration for your Marketing and Creative app here

Wildcard ($5,600 cumulative prize value)
Don’t see a category that gets you inspired? Build an app for any team, of any size, in any industry! We just want to see something that will help teams work together, increase organizational transparency, gain valuable insights, and reduce work that doesn’t make you think—the rest is up to you!

All the ways to win

There will be a staff pick and judges’ pick winner per category and three grand prize winners. The prize breakdown is below.

 

Get started with monday Apps

The monday Apps framework creates custom building blocks that are built by developers to extend the monday.com Work OS. They include integrations, board views, item views, dashboard widgets, workspace templates, and process automation - 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. Dive into our resources to understand how different teams use monday.com for their daily work

  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.com builder’s community to stay updated on announcements, Office hours, webinars, and more!

  5. Request your free monday account and head over to our documentation to learn more about monday Apps.

  6. Ready, set, start developing! Don’t forget to submit your finished app by November 30th!

View full rules

Prizes

$184,000 in prizes

First place ($80,000 in value)

• A Tesla model X Long Range Plus
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• Consultation from monday.com online marketing experts to promote your app within monday.com’s App Marketplace.
• Sessions with monday.com leaders from Leadership, Product, R&D, and Marketing
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize. Please note, the Tesla is subject to local availability and delivery.

Second place ($38,000 in value)

• A Tesla model 3 Standard Range Plus
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• Consultation from monday.com online marketing experts to promote your app within monday.com’s App Marketplace.
• Sessions with monday.com leaders from Leadership, Product, R&D, and Marketing
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize. Please note, the Tesla is subject to local availability and delivery.

Third place ($38,000 in value)

• A Tesla model 3 Standard Range Plus
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• Consultation from monday.com online marketing experts to promote your app within monday.com’s App Marketplace.
• Sessions with monday.com leaders from Leadership, Product, R&D, and Marketing
*Winners reserve the right to receive the cash equivalent of their prize. Please note, the Tesla is subject to local availability and delivery.

CRM - Staff Pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

CRM - Judge's pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Software development - Staff pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Software development - Judge's pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Construction and field workers - Staff pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Construction and field workers - Judge's pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Marketing and Creative - Staff pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Marketing and Creative - Judge's pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Wildcard - Staff pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

Wildcard - Judge's pick ($2,800 in value)

• Brand new Macbook Pro 16-inch 2.3Ghz ,16 GB DDR3 ,1TB SSD
• Your app featured in monday.com’s App Marketplace available to the 100,000 teams that use monday.com daily
• 1 hour consultation with the monday.com Apps Team

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.

  • CRM
    Build an app that will help Sales teams communicate with prospects, manage their sales funnel, collaborate with their team to help close a deal, or simply work together better. Head over to our resources to learn more about monday.com for CRM
  • Software Development
    Develop an app that Software teams will love to use. Whether it’s managing bugs, planning iterations, tackling product backlogs, or outlining roadmaps your app should make the process from planning to completion that much better. Learn more about monday.com for Software Development here
  • Construction and field workers
    Compete to build the best app for Construction or any team that works in the field need to manage open projects, track progress on and off the site, manage resources, and more! To get see exactly how construction teams are using monday.com for construction, watch this webinar including construction templates.  
  • Marketing and Creative
    From planning social media calendars to launching online events and everything in between, marketing and creative teams need apps that can help them stay organized, collaborate with other teams in their organizations, and gain critical insights to continuously improve. Get some inspiration for your Marketing and Creative app here!
  • Wildcard
    Don’t see a category that gets you inspired? Build an app for any team, of any size, in any industry! We just want to see something that will help teams work together, increase organizational transparency, gain valuable insights, and reduce work that doesn’t make you think—the rest is up to you!

Judges

Judges to be announced

Judges to be announced

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.
  • Scalability
    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?

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  • Productivity