UniHacks is North Carolina's first student-led, high-school hackathon for social good. Our goal is to empower students to solve pressing societal issues in the fields of public health, digital education, sustainability, and inclusion. In just 36 hours, you'll meet inspiring industry profesionals, attend engaging workshops, and build innovative software.

Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

$240 in prizes

Best Overall Hack

Each winning team member (up to four) will receive a Raspberry Pi Zero.

Best Beginner Hack (Intel)

If this is your entire team's first hackathon, you're in the running! Each winning team member (up to four) will receive an Intel goodie bag.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Hackers must currently attend a high school in North Carolina.

Judges

Lynn Huang

Lynn Huang
BlueCross BlueShield

Carey Pope

Carey Pope
BlueCross BlueShield

Phoenix Smith

Phoenix Smith
BlueCross BlueShield

Chuck Wright

Chuck Wright
WithersRavenel

Balaji Srinivasan

Balaji Srinivasan
Intel

Akash Ganapathi

Akash Ganapathi
JupiterOne

Gayathri Rathod

Gayathri Rathod
BlueCross BlueShield

Heidi Banks

Heidi Banks
BlueCross BlueShield

Judging Criteria

  • Originality
    Did the team take a fresh approach to an old problem? Does the hack tackle a unique aspect of the problem?
  • Impact
    Does the hack have clear real-world implications? How well thought-out is the concept? Does the hack adhere to its respective track?
  • Execution
    How well did the team translate their idea into a functional prototype? Is the hack well-designed?
  • Presentation
    Was the hack presented in a compelling manner? How well did the team understand their chosen problem?

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