Create innovative hardware and software solutions to real world problems

Rowan University’s student branch of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) is hosting its third hackathon! Located in Glassboro, New Jersey and just half an hour away from Philadelphia, Rowan University is proud to host this event and welcomes anyone, from first-timers to full-stack devs. If you have a cool technology idea that you want to make happen, this event is for you!

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Prizes

$2,025 in prizes

First Place

Second Place

Third Place

IEEE Track

Each hacker on the winning team (up to 4 hackers) will receive a $50 BestBuy gift card.

Entrepreneurship Track

Each hacker on the winning team (up to 4 hackers) will receive a $50 BestBuy gift card.

Sensor Journalism Track

Each hacker on the winning team (up to 4 hackers) will receive a $50 BestBuy gift card.

Best Domain Name Registered With Domain.com

Raspberry Pi & PiHut Essential Kit

Best IoT Hack Using A Qualcomm Device

DragonBoard 410C & Power Source

Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS

$250 Amazon Web Services Credit

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Only hackers who have been accepted and are at the event can compete.

Requirements

When submitting your project, please include pictures, a description and anything else that will help your project stand out.

Judges

A Killer Judging Team

A Killer Judging Team

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Complexity
    How complex is this project? Do they use more than one technology?
  • Polish
    Does the hack work they way they intend it to? Does it work well and have a nice design?
  • Originality
    Is this something unique or can you buy it in a store or download the software?
  • Usefulness
    Will this improve people’s lives? Is there a need for this?