JetBrains, the creators of IntelliJ IDEA, are holding a plug-in contest
. The contest, which began on September 1, will judge submissions on usefulness, creativity, completeness and quality. Those plug-ins that meet the requirements for submission will be contributed to the IntelliJ IDEA Plug-in Repository
Those who enter the competition will be eligible for prizes valued at more than $25,000, including cash, licenses and t-shirts.
Included in the list of contest rules is the requirement that all contributions be released under the Berkeley Standard Distribution (BSD) license.