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Who will be crowned the 2015 Imagine Cup champion?

The Valley goes global. Tune into the live webcast at noon PT on July 31 to see Thomas Middleditch, star of HBO’s hit show “Silicon Valley,” help crown the next Imagine Cup Champion!

Imagine Cup World Finalist teams are tapping into the power of Microsoft Azure!

See how Imagine Cup World Finalist teams are tapping into the power of Microsoft Azure!

Try the Hour of Code

Miss the Hour of Code? No problem! Build a game with our Jetpack Jumper tutorial!

Find your next project now

Code your first game or app right now

Learn more from Microsoft Virtual Academy

Dream it. Build it. Run it. Learn to code with these great tutorials and lessons.

Start deploying websites and web apps

Start deploying websites and web apps to the cloud today at no cost. Sign up for Microsoft Azure!

Copy: Program waves of enemies and a final baddie using Kodu Game Lab!

Program waves of enemies and a final baddie using Kodu Game Lab!

Windows 10 will be here July 29!

Windows 10 will be here July 29! Reserve your free upgrade today!

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Get your monthly dose of inspiration with the Microsoft Imagine newsletter, including new projects, student success stories, and cool how-to videos.

Visual Studio Community 2015 is here!

Visual Studio Community 2015 is here!

Code websites, apps and much more with the brand new version of Microsoft’s flagship developer tool. Download Visual Studio today!

Get free coding software

Get free coding software

Imagine Access is your all-access pass for the software tools you need, no matter your skill level or experience, and all at no cost to students!

Get our coding club kit

Parents and Educators: Start a coding club with our free kits.

Visit the YouthSpark Hub

Find your passion

Visit the Microsoft YouthSpark Hub to learn new skills, explore careers, and check out opportunities like DigiGirls and Challenge for Change.