HackDartmouth is Dartmouth College’s first ever national hackathon. We’re bringing together 200 students from around the country to work together for 24 hours to build awesome projects.
Dartmouth College has consistently ranked first in the nation for its quality of undergraduate teaching and student-professor interactions, and at HackDartmouth, we plan to facilitate a similar environment, where hackers collaborate with mentors and each other to create innovative projects.
$8,300 in prizes
1st Overall Prize
$1000 cash and Samsung Galaxy S Tablets
2nd Overall Prize
$800 Cash and Dell Venue 8 Pro Tablets
3rd Overall Prize
$600 Cash and Pebble Watches
Best Microsoft Hack
Asus Vivo Tablets for each team member
Best Design (Adobe)
Creative Suite Subscription
Best Pebble Hack (2)
Pebble Steel for each team member
Best Hack for Social Good
$1000 cash prize and Finalist entry to the KPCB Fellows Challenge
Best Real World Application (Palantir)
Best Health Hack
Best hack with a health-related application. Fitbit Flex for each team member
Best Dartmouth Hack (for Dartmouth students only)
Best hack that can benefit the Dartmouth community.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Only college students are eligible to hack. You can create a hack with teams up to four people.
How to enter
Make a video, website or take pictures of your hack and write an great description on your team page. Submit by Sunday at 11AM.
Head of the Computer Science Department at Dartmouth College
Managing Director, RLG Analytics LLC
Founder and Managing Director, Borealis Ventures
Director of Developer Programs at Dell
Technical Director of DALI Lab
Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Dartmouth College
Web Architect at Dartmouth College
How creative and engaging is the design of their hack?
How easy to use and understandable is their hack?
How creative is their hack? Have you seen many ideas like this before or is this very unique?
Is their hack going to impact peoples lives positively? Are they helping a particular community?
Is their hack tech-savy? Have they shown their skills well and shown how to effectively use technology to being an idea to life?