Are you passionate about igniting change in your community? Have an interest in activism, social change, or tech? Not interested in these things, YET? Then this hackathon is for you!

Helloo World is having a hackathon from August 14th to August 16th (we run in Pacific Standard Time) and we want you to be part of the Helloo Hacks Hacker community!

Helloo World is a student-run organization passionate about bringing change through code. We hope to raise student awareness on global issues and empower them to use computer programming to change society for the better. You can learn more about us at helloo-world.com.

Feel free to email hellooworldsite@gmail.com with any questions you may have!

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Prizes

$1,600 in prizes

Top 3 Prize

We will be giving out prize bundles to the top 3 teams at Helloo Hacks! (The teams won't be ranked, and multiple teams will receive the top 3 award!)

Top 3 Prize: Bundle #1
- Mechanical gaming keyboard from HyperX
- Anker wireless charger

Top 3 Prize

We will be giving out prize bundles to the top 3 teams at Helloo Hacks! (The teams won't be ranked, and multiple teams will receive the top 3 award!)

Top 3 Prize: Bundle #2
- Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker
- Google Home Mini

Top 3 Prize

We will be giving out prize bundles to the top 3 teams at Helloo Hacks! (The teams won't be ranked, and multiple teams will receive the top 3 award!)

Top 3 Prize: Bundle #3
- Zagg Powerbank
- 18oz Hydroflask

Best Use of Google Cloud

Google Patagonia backpack, Google water bottle, and acrylic trophy, and

Best use of echoAR

$50 Amazon Gift Card

Best Website

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Mobile App

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best UX/UI

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Game

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Use of an API

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Environmental Hack

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Mental Health Hack

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Diversity Hack

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Healthcare Hack

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Best Education Hack

Winner exclusive stickers and certificates, as well as additional prizes from our sponsors!

Eligible for the Google Hackathon Fund (5)

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Helloo Hacks is open to anyone from anywhere around the world!

Requirements

Please submit a 2-minute video explaining and demoing your project!

Judges

Melanie Kaplan-Cohen

Melanie Kaplan-Cohen
Goldman Sachs

Riju Khatri

Riju Khatri
BlackRock

Sara Raasch

Sara Raasch
Mode Analytics

Vicky Vo

Vicky Vo
DoorDash

Alice Yeh

Alice Yeh
UC Berkeley

Alisa Thomas

Alisa Thomas
UT Dallas

Camila Cuesta

Camila Cuesta
University of Chicago

Christina Chau

Christina Chau
Stony Brook University

Hannah Rosenfield

Hannah Rosenfield
University of Michigan

Meghna Banerjee

Meghna Banerjee
UC Santa Cruz

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity/Appeal
  • Social Impact
    Does this hack positivity impact society?
  • User Experience/Functionality
    How easy is it to use?

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