Let's build projects together that can help others.

About

Hacks of Kindness is a full-day, free event geared towards UVA undergrads. No coding experience necessary! Join us and build everything from websites to apps, and learn about exciting opportunities in the tech industry. We will have guest speakers, industry professionals, workshops on coding, and prizes for the winners! Let's start innovative projects that lead us to a better, kinder future filled with more equality and diversity. 

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Our Theme

"Making inspiring project that build a better now."

Deadline

March 21st, 2020 at 8:30 pm EST

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Eligibility

Only teams of registered participants of Hacks of Kindness are eligible. 

Registered participants must be UVA college/university students. 

Requirements

What to include in the submission:

1. Who will this hack impact?

2. How is the project innovative?

3. What frameworks and tools were used to build the project?

4. How can this project extend to make the present and the future a kinder place? 

Judging Criteria:

Impact: Who or what will benefit from this project? We encourage people to contribute back to the communities that they are in and make it better.

Innovation: Get out there and explore new ways to get things done. After all, we want a better, kinder future. Expand your horizons by doing something different rather than stick to what everyone else has done.

Technicality: We want to reward the hackers that demonstrate technical prowess when making their projects because the future needs a strong foundation.

Viability: How feasible is this project? Can it continue into the future far beyond our half-day hackathon?

“Wow” Factor: Some projects are just that “wow”. This is up to the discretion of judges to identify projects that amazes people.

Judges

UVA WiCS

UVA WiCS

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation

themes

  • Productivity
  • Social Good