Hacks4Heath is a hackathon organized by UVA's Women in Computing Sciences (WiCS) organization. It is a 9-hour hackathon for people of all backgrounds, especially first-time hackers and those underrepresented in computer science. Participants can work in teams of up to four to create innovative projects and win prizes for their submissions. There will be workshops, speakers, and mini activities throughout the day. Join us at Hacks4Health!


What to include in the submission:

1. Who will this hack impact?

2. How is the project innovative?

3. What frameworks and tools were used to build the project?

4. How can this project extend to make the present and the future a kinder place? 

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$912 in prizes

Best Overall Hack

Win an Amazon Echo Dot 4th Generation

Best Mental Health Hack

Win an Aromatherapy Diffuser

Best Women Empowerment Hack

Win a Sony Bluetooth Speaker

Best UX/UI Design

Win an Amazon FireStick 3rd Generation

Best Use of Echo 3D

Win an Echo 3D Speaker

Best Fitness and Wellness Hack

Win Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Generation

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Brianna Morrison

Brianna Morrison

Paul McBurney

Paul McBurney

Nathan Brunelle

Nathan Brunelle

David Evans

David Evans

Charles Reiss

Charles Reiss

Judging Criteria

  • TBD

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