The annual 24-hour hackathon for novice hackers, first time programmers, and people to try something new.

Hackathons are for designing, creating, and building awesome projects. HackEDbeta is a welcoming event that provides a great learning environment for students from any program of study or school (including our high school friends!) Whether or not you have programmed before does not matter! We want you here regardless your level of experience!

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Hackathon Sponsors


Best Web/Data Hack

Best Game/VR Hack

Best Mobile Hack

Best Hardware Hack

Most Crazy/Biggest Wow

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Everyone is welcome to enter, students up to masters students are eligible to win prizes or students who have graduated within the past year.


Projects must be submitted to Devpost by Noon on Sunday, November 19th and projects must be publically visible on Github and linked to Devpost.


Robin Verleun

Robin Verleun

Caley Hearn

Caley Hearn
ATB Financial

Rajeev Goonewardene

Rajeev Goonewardene

Alex Noot

Alex Noot

Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson

Stefan Martynkiw

Stefan Martynkiw

Judging Criteria

  • Creativeness
    How original is the project?
  • Learning
    How much did the participants have to learn in order to implement this hack?