A hackathon For Aggies, By Aggies.

Participate in our beginner-friendly hackathon made By Aggies For Aggies!

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Prizes

$1,340 in prizes

1st Place Grand Prize

Glorious Modular Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Full Size Customized (Gateron Green + Black Key Cap Set)

2nd Place Prize

Google Home (White Slate)

3rd Place Prize

TOZO T10 Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Earbuds

Best Aggie Hack

Texas A&M Aggie Reveille Pillow Pet.
The best hack that helps, improves, or unites Aggies, the University, or Aggieland community overall.

Best Sustainable Hack

Super Starter Kit for Arduino by LAFVIN.
The best hack that is geared towards sustainability, whether it be environmentally, socially, or economically.

Best Original Hack

$20 Amazon Gift Cards. Tired of seeing the same repeating project ideas, like "tinder, but for dogs" or "uber, but for boats"? We want you to be extra creative, extra funny, and extra out-of-the-world with your hack. Bring out your most original idea and make it into reality through technology!

Eligibility

Participants must be students currently attending Texas A&M University. Team size can be up to 4 hackers max.

Judges

An Amazing Judge Panel!

An Amazing Judge Panel!

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
    How unique and original is the hack?
  • Practicality
    How useful is the hack based on the problem they are trying to solve?
  • Technicality
    What type of technical challenges did the group face during the hack? How did they overcome these obstacles?
  • Presentation
    How was the visual design and interaction experience? Was the demo seamless? Did the group have good cohesion and explanation of their hack?
  • X-Factor
    Were you blown away by the hack?