Eligible individuals and team participants  may register for the challenge starting at 7:00 am Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) on October 24, 2014.

The challenge deadline for submission is 8:00 pm Pacific Standard Time (PST) 4 January 2014.

 The Happiness challenge winner will be announced on 28 February 2015. The finalists don’t need to be on-site for the announcement.

 Who can participate?

The Challenge is open individuals, teams and organizations all over the world.

You don't have to be at a local event to participate in the challenge. You just need a computer, an Internet connection, and most important a desire to make people happy through your app.

 The individuals submitting on behalf of teams or organizations must meet the eligibility requirements for individual Contestants. Each team or organization shall appoint one individual to represent and act, including entering a Submission, on behalf of said team or Organization.

 Participants must be at least 15 years old and and the age of majority in your/his/her jurisdiction of residence.

 Participants may compete individually or in teams of up to x or organization with maximum 15 employees.

 The Happiness Apps Challenge sponsor does not retain your code or the rights to your application developed.