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Project Phoenix : MSDN Ultimate subscriptions to give away

October 6, 2010 1 comment

Hi Everyone,

fellow MVPs Greg Low, Darren Gosbell ,  Arnie Rowland and Rod Colledge are giving away 7 MSDN Ultimate subscriptions.

Called Project Phoenix, it awards (among other things) Microsoft Visual Studio Ultimate with MSDN subscription to unemployed or underemployed developers who commit to developing a project using Microsoft tools for an eligible non-profit organisation. More details on the program can be found here.

Project Criteria;

  • Client is an Australian or New Zealand non-profit, school or church,
  • Solves a problem or satisfies a need for the client,
  • Client desires the project and is supportive,
  • Uses any combination of .NET 4.0, Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2008, or Windows Phone 7,
  • May be a new software solution, or an upgrade to an existing software solution,
  • Additional consideration given projects that will be posted on Codeplex with a GPL license

An eligible developer may submit project proposal information here.

An eligible non-profit may submit a project proposal here. Eligible developers without a project proposal may select from one of the available projects listed below;