HackHolyoke is an inclusive 24 hour hackathon environment that encourages students to start and finish projects that fit within the judging categories. Submissions can be hardware-based, software-based, or both.
$44,280 in prizes
Use your tech skills for good and hack online harassment. Build a software solution that can help reduce the frequency and/or severity of online harassment. Win HackHarassment Swag Bag.
Watch Dogs® 2 Best Device Privacy Hack (4)
Everything is part of the internet of things now - from your phone to your fitness band to your thermostat. Build a hack that utilizes private data being collected from your devices, and show how you can turn potential vulnerabilities into something constructive. Prize: Collector's Edition of Watch Dogs 2
Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS (4)
1 TB Hard Drives
Best Domain Name from Domain.com (4)
Domain.com Swag Bags
1st place (4)
Go Pros, Indico API Credit, .tech domains
2nd place (4)
3rd place (4)
Beats headsets & $250 Indico API credit
Best Non-tech Hack (4)
Most Beneficial to Society (4)
Most Innovative (4)
Best Hardware Hack (4)
Best Newbie Hack (4)
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
You must be an undergraduate student currently enrolled in an undergraduate program over the age of 18.