AngelHack Prize:

AngelHack Prize: The winning team from each hackathon will receive an invite into AngelHack’s HACKcelerator program.

Sponsored by Angelhack  

Code For A Cause Impact Award Prize:

Code For A Cause Impact Award Prize: One Impact Award will be given out at each event. At the end of the Global Hackathon Series, the top Impact Award projects will be chosen by an expert judging panel including; Chan Zuckerberg, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative; and more. These top five teams will receive an official invite into the HACKcelerator.

Sponsored by Code For A Cause  


Agora RTC App Challenge: Build an app or Website that uses the Agora real-time-communications (RTC) platform. Use RTC to solve a real world problem, re-invent the future, or simply be creative!

Prize: $1000 in cash prize, plus a chance to win the " Developer of the Year" award and a paid trip to Beijing in Sep 2018!

Sponsored by  

High Brew

3 months supply of High Brew Coffee for the winning team members

1 month supply of High Brew Coffee for the runner up team

Sponsored by High Brew  


Consensys Prize: 3 ETH to be split amongst the winning team.

Sponsored by Consensys  


Challenge: Get ready for Call for Code with this preliminary challenge to improve logistics based on traffic and weather activity. Use the Understanding weather and traffic conditions can reduce the number of people affected by mobilizing them effectively IBM Code Pattern for inspiration to kickstart your solutions or build your idea upon other IBM Code Patterns and services provided by the IBM Cloud .

Call for Code, is a worldwide, multi-year initiative that inspires developers to solve pressing global problems with sustainable software solutions. Get a leg up on the competition, by using this challenge to create an application that helps build resilient communities, and safeguards the health and well-being of individuals and institutions.

Virtual Prize: The overall winners of the city challenges will win the following:

First Place $7500 USD to be split amongst the winning team Second Place $2500 USD be split amongst the winning team

Sponsored by IBM  

Interview Cake

Prize: Interview Cake will give out free full access to their interview prep course to all attendees of this hackathon. The redemption link will be provided in person at the event.

Sponsored by Interview Cake  


$100 AWS credits to all attendees:

Sponsored by Amazon Web Services  

Dollar Shave Club

Challenge: Best E-Commerce hack.

Prize: Guaranteed interviews for any job of your choosing at Dollar Shave Club.

Sponsored by Dollar Shave Club  


Challenge: Create technology that improves customers' confidence to shop. Bonus Points for post-purchase products


Google Home Mini for each winning team member.

Guaranteed job interview.

Sponsored by Earny  


Challenge: Create an app or clock face using the Fitbit OS SDK or Web APIs to empower and inspire users to live a healthier, more active life. Everything you need to get started is here:

Prize: Fitbit Ionic for each team member.

For additional help check out Community Forums and Discord server.

Fitbit is also providing 10 Fitbit Ionic’s loaners for attendees to check out and use at the event. First come first serve on the loaners, hardware lab opens up after the opening ceremony.

Sponsored by Fitbit