Welcome to VHacks 2018, the first-ever hackathon held at the Vatican. All the information you need is available at go.vhacks.org/participants-welcome.
The top 120 university students from all around the world were selected to attend.
In order to be eligible for finals, the following criteria must be met when submitting:
- Team name on Devpost be in the format SI/ID/MR 1-8: <Team Name>. For example, the 7th Social Inclusion team (as per the welcome packet) named For You must be in the format SI8: For You.
- All code must be on a public GitHub repo.
- Pitching information/slide decks be submitted via go.vhacks.org/pitch-submission.
$12,061 in prizes
1st Place: Social Inclusion
$2000 to the top Social Inclusion team.
1st Place: Migrants and Refugees
$2000 to the top Migrants and Refugees team.
1st Place: Interfaith Dialogue
$2000 to the top Interfaith Dialogue team.
2nd Place: Social Inclusion
$1000 to the second place Social Inclusion team.
2nd Place: Migrants and Refugees
$1000 to the second place Migrants and Refugees team.
2nd Place: Interfaith Dialogue
$1000 to the second place Interfaith Dialogue team.
VHacks Audience Prize
Let the people speak; everyone at VHacks will get the opportunity to choose their favorite final round team! $1000
MLH Best Domain Name from Domain.com
Raspberry Pi & PiHut Essential Kit
The Lacroix Prize
€1500 from The La Croix. All teams meeting submission deadlines of first round are eligible.
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Father Eric Salobir
Optic Network, Order of Preachers
Sr Program Manager @Microsoft
Senior VP of Market Strategy @Salesforce
Senior Policy Manager @Google
Senior Manager of Social Impact at Airbnb
VHacks Judging Criteria
All judging criteria can be found at http://go.vhacks.org/judging-criteria .