TechTogether Boston, previously known as SheHacks Boston, is Boston's largest student-run hackathon open to all female and femme non-binary individuals!
Our mission is to...
- Empower women and femme non-binary individuals in technology to achieve
- Provide them with opportunities to explore the tech industry in an inspiring, encouraging, and energizing environment
- Create a community of inclusivity within the tech industry
For more information, please check out our website: https://boston.techtogether.io
To participate as a hacker, you must...
- Identify as female or femme non-binary
- Be at least 16 years old
If you do not meet those criteria, please consider joining us at TechTogether Boston as a volunteer or mentor! Read more on volunteering/mentoring here.
$20,730 in prizes
Wayfair - Making Your Home Accessible
Wayfair Gift Cards
Wayfair - Rentals in Modern day
Wayfair Gift Cards
Atlassian - Best Hack to Play as a Team
Charity donation choice and Atlassian swags
Mathworks - Best Software Design
CBRE - Best Hack to build an efficient building with healthier indoor climates and user convenience
$50 Grubhub gift cards for each team member (for teams of 4 people max)
Red Hat - Use of Open Source AI/ML for Women Empowerment
GoPro Hero7 Blacks
Google Cloud - Best Use of Google Cloud
1st place prize: Cloud Patagonia Backpack, Cloud Pillow, Acrylic Trophy, Cloud Water Bottle, and Google Nest Mini.
2nd place prize: Google Nest Minis
Dell Technologies - Driving Human Progress
Prizes: Include 4 prizes of Dell Technologies Swag Orig Audio Mission Pack and more.
Grand Prize drawing will be held for participants
34 inch, Alienware Gaming Monitor AW3418HW ($1,000 value) & Alienware Elite Gaming Mouse
Qualcomm - Best Wearable Hack
Google Home Minis
Bloomberg - Best Philanthropic Hack
Polaroid portable printer kits
Slalom Build - Utilizing Open Data
1st place prize: $100 amazon gift cards for each team member
1st runner up team: $50 amazon gift cards for each team member
2nd runner up team: Slalom swag bags for each team member
IBM Research Challenge
Prize: 2020 Summer Internship with IBM Research.*
*Note: if you are not eligible for an internship with IBM Research, (meaning that your education will be completed in the Spring of 2020), we will instead offer you a chance to interview for a full-time position.
MLH - Best UiPath Automation Hack
Skip the internship line with UiPath and a UiPath/MLH Branded Backpack
AWS - Best Use of AWS
MLH - Best Domain Registered with Domain.com
Capital One - Best Financial Hack
$300 amazon gift cards
Facebook - Building Community Hack
BU Spark - Engaging Womxn in Computing
$200 Amazon Gift Cards
Best Education Hack
Gift a Udemy course of participant's choice
Best Environmental Sustainability Hack (sponsored by Samsonite/REMAGG)
Samsonite REMAGG Backpacks
Best Political Polarization Hack
Amazon Echo Dots
Prize: Google Cardboards.
Best Gender Equality Hack (sponsored by Liberty Mutual)
Amazon Fire Tablets + $250 donation to Girls Who Code
Best Health Issues Hack
Create a solution that helps individuals understand and support others with mental health issues
Create a solution to help individuals from underprivileged backgrounds learn how to live a healthier lifestyle
Prize: Google Home
Best Small Business Hack
Best Disaster/Crisis Hack
Best AR/VR Hack
Best Social Good Hack
Mini / portable projectors.
Best "Failed" Hack
$50 UberEats gift cards for each member
Best AI/ML Hack
Polaroid Photo Printers
Best All Beginner Team Hack
Best IoT Hack
Raspberry Pi kits
BU Spark - Best High School Hack
Best UI/UX Hack
The most aesthetically pleasing hack that supports a well designed UI/UX.
Prize: Sketch license.
MLH - Best Use of MongoDB Atlas
Branded MongoDB AirCharge Plus
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you: