empowers organizations to transform data into knowledge and insight through its deep understanding of complex language. The Natural Language API is a cloud-based software service that provides a comprehensive set of natural language understanding capabilities based on technology.

Test your development skills and build (or update) a functioning application that uses an API.


Individuals, and teams of individuals, must have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. 

See full rules for further restrictions.


Main Requirement: Build (or update) a functioning application that uses an API.

Submission Requirements: Be sure to prepare and submit the below assets.

  • Project demonstration video
  • URL to your publicly visible code repository and README description
  • Description of your project and use of the API 

Hackathon Sponsors


$10,000 in prizes

First Prize

$5,000 USD
Meeting with the team
Blog post featuring your project

Second Prize

$2,500 USD
Blog post featuring your project

Third Prize

$1,000 USD
Blog post featuring your project

Honorable Mentions (3)

$500 USD
Blog post featuring your project

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Antonio Linari

Antonio Linari
Head of Product Innovation

Marco Ernandes

Marco Ernandes
Product R&D Manager

José Manuel Gómez Pérez

José Manuel Gómez Pérez
R&D European Projects Director

Emily Pace

Emily Pace
Principal Linguist

Giuseppe Strafforello

Giuseppe Strafforello
Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President

Kevin Atkinson

Kevin Atkinson
Director of Solutions Consulting

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
    Includes how unique and creative your project is.
  • Implementation of APIs
    Includes the quality and the integration of the APIs into your project.
  • Impact
    Includes the potential value your project could provide to the most users.

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