Hello World is the first and largest ever freshman-only hackathon nationwide. After huge successes over the past seven years, we are excited to be back for a eighth time this fall. On September 16, over 200 freshmen from Purdue will come together to learn new technologies and build something amazing. We want to make this a memorable experience and would love for you to be a part of it!

Requirements

YOU CAN BUILD WHATEVER YOU WANT! GET CREATIVE, PUSH YOUR BOUNDARIES, AND MAKE SOMETHING THAT YOU'LL BE PROUD OF!

Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

$400 in prizes

1st Prize

Polaroid Fujifilm INSTAX Camera with Bonus Pack of Film

3rd Prize

24 oz IRON Flask

2nd Prize

IPX5 Portable Wireless Waterproof Speakers

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Judges

Organizers

Organizers
Hello World

Judging Criteria

  • Professionalism
    Should be professional
  • Technical Skill
    We're looking for people who went outside their comfort zone and developed an exciting project.
  • Creativity and Scalability
    We're looking for creative ideas and innovative projects that make you think outside the box and that offers a new perspective.
  • Technical Development
    We want to see how much you've challenged yourself and what technologies and programming tools you've used.

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