A STEM hackathon for OPNL projects developed by undergraduate or graduate students.

This hackathon is a hackathon for any university student (under, grad, and post-grad) who want to release a unique open source project built around the concept of open innovation and licensed under the open innovation license.

This hackathon is built on the concept and spirit of innovation for the sake of open innovation and showcasing cool projects that push humanity forward.

Primarily due to Covid-19, this Hackathon will be fully virtual.

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Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

$1,600 in prizes

Top 15 Projects Featured on Blog! (8)

The top 15 projects get featured on a blog post + multiple of our social media channels to drive curiosity towards their open innovation + bragging rights :)

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Must be actively enrolled and studying at a university during the time of this hackathon.
Please keep in mind submitting doesn't guarantee acceptance or a prize. We have the right to reject submissions, and not award or respond to what we deem fit. We also don't guarantee that we will not decide to try tackling some of these innovation challenges later on. This is especially true if given no valid submissions. All projects submitted here are of the context of the open innovation license. Outside of that said license, the maker and submitter retains all rights to their intellectual property.

Judges

Andrew Kamal

Andrew Kamal
Founder / Stark Drones Corporation

Judging Criteria

  • Openess
  • Creativity
  • Research Potential
  • Benefit to Humanity
  • Quality of Innovation