Participate in Hack to Help Hampton Roads for a chance to win $15,000 to fund your idea!


Basic Hackathon Rules:

  • Code should not be in production prior to 9:00 A.M. the day of the event.
  • Development environments can be setup, any data set manipulation can be done, and resources can be studied before the event.
  • Development will start at 9:00 A.M. the day of the event and must end before the presentation the next day.
  • Brainstorming and planning may¬†start as soon as your team is formed.
  • You can execute/build in any manner you see fit over the event time period.
  • Code must be publicly accessible & editable after the event through GitHub.

To Be Eligible for Prizes / Awards:

  • You must present a demo at the end of the event.
  • Your completed idea/product must relate to the theme of the event.
  • Your team must create/share a short demo video of your completed project.
  • Your team must create a “Request for Proposal” outlining:
    • Summary of the Project / Idea
    • A list of Critical Feature Sets
    • Milestones with estimated time frame of completion