Frequently asked questions

We hope find the answers to your queries in the list below. In case you can't please write to us at

Unfortunately we can’t consider your submission if the competition isn't available in your country as you wouldn't meet the eligibility criteria set out in the Terms and Conditions.

You - as the developer of the game - are the one who needs to enter and you are the one who needs to be based in one of the eligible countries and meet the eligibility criteria.

No, you can be an individual, as long as you are based in one of the eligible countries.

Unfortunately you must be at least 18 years of age or of age of majority pursuant to the laws of their country of origin (whichever is higher) at the time of making a submission.

Yes, you're welcome to enter again as long as you meet all the eligibility criteria set out in the Terms and Conditions.

No, you cannot modify your form entry after submission.

Yes, there is no submissions limit per developer. You will however need to submit each game separately.

We will start reviewing submissions as soon as we get them, so please make sure your games is in top shape and free of bugs when you make a submission.

You can check out some general tips on how to build a successful game on the Google Play Academy for App Success.

We will announce the selected participants on or around 5 Jun'19. Make sure to also follow our Google Play Developer channels. Selected participants will also be contacted via email. 

We will be contacting ONLY the selected startups through the contact information provided in the form. Due to the sheer number of entries, we will not be able to send individual mails to everyone who applied.

The list of selected startups will be posted on this website. Also check the Google Play developer channels for the announcement.

Yes, you can apply to the program again.

No, please keep register your interest at if you would like to be notified of the commencement of application for the next class.

No, please ensure you make all the edits before the applications close.

All judges’ decisions are final and we will not be entertaining any disputes/appeals. Please do try again next year.