Our mission is to provide students with the opportunity to technologically innovate solutions for socio-economic issues within our communities. We want to challenge each and every student to create something extraordinary, to truly shape the community they reside in, and be rewarded for the change they create.


  • Age Group: High-school student in grades 9 through 12.
  • Countries: Any.
  • Participants: Teams of up to four; individuals may join to find teammates.
  • Location: Anywhere with an internet connection.

Hackathon Sponsors


$20,122 in prizes

Ryze Tello EDU

Programmable drones

HyperX Alloy Origins

Mechanical keyboard from HyperX.

HyperX Fury Ultra

Hard surface, RGB mouse pad from HyperX

Bugsee Services

$1000 in credits access to Bugsee Services to a winning team.

Amazon gift card

Think Boards

Think Board small dry erase sheets are a convenient, innovative solution for quick note taking.

Art of Problem Solving gift cards

Genial.ly Pro Membership

Create Presentations, Infographics, Dossiers, Video Presentations and more with Genial.ly!

Linode credits

Magoosh prep

Magoosh provides online test prep for exams like the SAT and ACT for college, and GMAT or GRE for grad school. Students can study anytime, anywhere from a computer or phone, and our products are a fraction of the cost of classes or tutors—but with similar or better results.

echoAR business plan

One month access to echoAR's business plan available upon request.

Google Cardboard

Balsamiq Cloud

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Alon Grinshpoon

Alon Grinshpoon
CEO of echoAR

Naman Singh

Naman Singh
Founder of MassApply

Chase Lee

Chase Lee
Cyber Operations MIDN at U.S. Naval Academy

Dhathri Srungaram
Biotechnology and CS Student at Buffalo

Jordan Arnesen

Jordan Arnesen
Curriculum Engineer and Admissions Team Lead for Make School

Zane Hasnain

Zane Hasnain
Hackathon Mentor | Machine Learning | Python Developer | Computer Engineering Student at Virginia Tech

Olivia Jorasch

Olivia Jorasch
Math and CS Student at Yale University

Nikita Starichenko

Nikita Starichenko
Senior Full Stack Engineer at STO Solutions, Inc.

 Neilda Pacquing

Neilda Pacquing
CEO of MindGlow

Calix Huang

Calix Huang
Full-Stack Software and DevOps Engineer | Founder of Launch Tech LLC

Judging Criteria

  • Information on judging criteria will be shared in the discord server

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