University of Bridgeport Student Entrepreneur Center Annual Hackathon

UB Hackathon is an annual intercollegiate hackathon hosted by the University of Bridgeport. The hackathon is created and run by the Student Entrepreneur Center at UB. It will be open for students from the University of Bridgeport and other universities & colleges to collaborate and hack on innovative projects – web hacks, mobile hacks, hardware hacks, you name it. Students will create their own projects from start to finish and compete for prizes.

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Prizes

$2,500 in prizes

First Place

$1,500

Second Place

$1,000

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

  • Team size 1-4 people
  • Participants must be enrolled in a college or university student in the United States

Requirements

  • Submit YouTube link to a 3 minute video clearly demonstrating how your solution works
  • Submit link to working MVP(minimum viable product)

Judges

Shammah Matasva

Shammah Matasva
University of Bridgeport - Student Entrepreneur Center

Frank Kuchinski

Judging Criteria

  • Quality of the idea
    Includes creativity and originality of the idea.
  • Working MVP
    Participants must submit a functional MVP
  • Innovation
    Video explaining the work, innovative ideas and solutions with an execution demo of the developed software. Use of new technologies and applying popular technologies like AI and Machine learning will be evaluated
  • Potential Impact
    Includes the potential value and usefulness to real-world users.

themes

  • DevOps
  • Productivity
  • Social Good