Build something amazing for a diverse and inclusive future!

The chapters of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) at Lehman College are teaming up this year to bring you our 5th annual hackathon! Our focus is on highlighting, supporting, and encouraging student talent from underrepresented and diverse backgrounds and provide a platform for you to build amazing things for your community.

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Prizes

$3,600 in prizes

Judge's Choice: 1st Place

Judge's Choice: 2nd Place

Judge's Choice: 3rd Place

Best Financial Hack

Each member of the team capable of best representing Capital Ones' Reimagine Banking mission will receive a $250 Amazon Gift Card

JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Each member of the team capable of best representing JP Morgan's Code For Good Challenge will receive an approx. $200 valued Soundlink Speaker

Best Use of Google API

Each member of the team capable of showcasing the best use of Google's API will receive a google home mini.

Best use of Algolia

Casio CA-506C-5A Calculator Watch for each team member

Best use of Google Cloud Platform

Google Home Minis for each team member

Best Domain Name from Domain.com

Raspberry Pi & PiHut Essential Kit for each team member

Best IoT Hack Using a Qualcomm Device

410C Dragonboard for each team member

[Weekly Challenge] Best Chat Bot using Botkit & Cisco Webex Teams

Power banks for each team member

Best use of HERE.com

Hacker gear and swag from HERE.com

[Weekly Challenge] Best use of Clarifai’s API

Hacker gear from Clarifai for each team member

[Weekly Challenge] Snap Kit Weekly Challenge

Spectacles by Snapchat for each team member

[Weekly Challenge] Best Social Good Hack from Fidelity

$50 Gift Cards from Fidelity for each team member

Best use of Authorize.net

LS20 Gaming Headsets for each team member

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

This event is exclusively for students from CUNY, SUNY, National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and SWE chapters.

Judges

TBA at hackathon

TBA at hackathon

Judging Criteria

  • TBA at hackathon