Prizes

In order for your hack to be eligible for a prize, you must be registered on Devpost and through our Signup Form.


Best Overall Hack

US $250 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks
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US $125 in DigitalOcean credits to each person.


Track-Specific Prizes

Best Education Hack

US $125 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks
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US $125 in DigitalOcean credits to each person.

Best Health Hack

US $125 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks
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US $125 in DigitalOcean credits to each person.

Best Environment Hack

US $125 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks
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US $125 in DigitalOcean credits to each person.


Runner-Up Prizes

Runner Up Education Hack

US $50 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks

Runner Up Health Hack

US $50 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks

Runner Up Environment Hack

US $50 to each person in the winning team, accompanied by a donation to a public charity by SigmaHacks


MLH Prizes

Best Domain Registered with Domain.com

Register a .tech domain name using Domain.com during the weekend. Each team may submit one entry per person on the team. Each winning team member will receive a PowerSquare Qi wireless phone charger & Domain.com Backpack.

Best Use of Google Cloud

Build your hackathon project with a suite of secure storage, powerful compute, and integrated data analytics products provided by Google Cloud. See full list of products here: g.co/cloud. Each winning team member located in the US will receive a Google Cloud Swag Bag complete with a beanie, pillow, journal, socks and lanyards. International winners will receive a Google branded backpack.

(x2) Best Hardware Hack, Sponsored by Digi-Key

Using your preferred hardware or hardware emulator, build a hack for your chance to win a Grove Beginner Kit, with an embedded Arduino compatible board. 1 prize for each winning team member with 2 winning teams per event!


Sponsor Prizes

Best Use of echoAR

US $50 Amazon gift card to the winning team

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3 months of Business Tier access to echoAR for each person

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Featured on echoAR's website

Best Use of SashiDo

Custom SashiDo Prize

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Recognition on SashiDo's website

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Recognition on SashiDo's social media channels