Create a project to shape your future! Design a hack based on personal growth, social change, or environmental awareness.

TechTogether Boston, Boston's largest student-run hackathon open to all female, femme, and non-binary individuals!

Our mission is to...

  • Empower women and femme non-binary individuals in technology to achieve
  • Provide them with opportunities to explore the tech industry in an inspiring, encouraging, and energizing environment
  • Create a community of inclusivity within the tech industry

For more information, please check out our website: https://boston.techtogether.io

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Prizes

Best Personal Growth Hack

Best Social Change Hack

Best Environmental Awareness Hack

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

To participate as a hacker, you must...

  • Identify as female or femme non-binary
  • Be at least 16 years old 

If you do not meet those criteria, please consider joining us at TechTogether Boston as a volunteer or mentor! Read more on volunteering/mentoring here.

Requirements

Projects must be Submit your project along with a 2-minute demo video.

Judges

John Gervasi

John Gervasi

Judging Criteria

  • Originality
    Does it do something entirely novel, or at least take a fresh approach to an old problem?
  • Execution
    Is the hack usable in its current state? Is the user experience smooth? Does everything appear to work? Is it well designed?
  • Usefulness
    Is the hack practical? Is it something people would actually use? Does it fulfill a real need people have?
  • Presentation
    How well was the project presented? Did it make the hack more compelling? Did it give a good idea of its purpose?
  • Learning
    Did the team stretch themselves? Did they try to learn something new? What kind of projects have they worked on before?
  • Adherence to Theme
    Does the hack adhere to the event's theme? Does it implement that theme fully or just partially?

themes

  • Cybersecurity
  • Productivity
  • Healthcare