One idea starts the journey

Dream it. Build it. Live it. Enter your tech project in the 2019 Imagine Cup for the chance to bring your innovation to life and win up to USD100,000!

Explore Imagine Cup

Imagine Cup is a global competition that empowers the next generation of computer science students to team up and use their creativity, passion and knowledge of technology to create applications that shape how we live, work and play. Every year tens of thousands of students from across the globe compete for cash, travel and prizes and for the honor of taking home the Imagine Cup!


Build what matters — your idea could change the future

Creativity, passion for coding, and a few smart friends are all you need to get started on your Imagine Cup journey.
Relive the 2018 World Championship to find inspiration for your own project. This year, the top teams will be selected to travel and pitch their projects to technology experts for a chance at USD100,000. Envision yourself as the 2019 World Champion taking home the Imagine Cup trophy—sign up today!

Check out the 2019 Imagine Cup Rules and Regulations