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JetBrains Sponsors Windward Code Wars 2014

JetBrains has announced it will donate a free copy of any two JetBrains products to every student on each school’s first place team competing in the 2014 Windward International Collegiate Programming Championship.

What are Windward Code Wars?
The Windward Programming Championship, also known as Code Wars, is one of the most challenging student hackathons in the world. Teams from top universities around the globe have just eight hours to analyze a problem, create a solution, and test it against the entries of the other programming experts.

For a taste of the action, watch this video from Code Wars 2012!

When does Code Wars take place?
Code Wars will take place February 1, 2014 from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm local time. The competition is open to all Colleges and Universities worldwide. Teams can be 1 – 5, undergraduate and/or graduate students. Team members must be full-time students at the participating school.

Schools registered for Saturday, February 1, 2014:
Columbia University, Harvey Mudd College, Purdue University – West Lafayette, Universidad de las Ciencias Informáticas, University of Alberta, University of Colorado – Boulder, University of Maryland College Park, and University of Victoria

Where can I learn more?
JetBrains is proud to team with Windward, which created and manages the Code Wars contest. For more information on the 2014 International Collegiate Programming Championship, please visit

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