HackNEU 2017 is an inaugaral hackathon for students at Northeastern University.

You can get the opportunity to hack about the new tech out there within 24hrs of period with not more than 4 team members.


To attend this event you need be graduate or PHD students at Northeastern University.

Age: 18+

Max Team Size : 4 people (You can create teams after you register as well)


Please submit following details in order to consider for valid submission:

  • Project name
  • Project participant names - email ids,
  • Snapshots of project,
  • Description,
  • Demo video,
  • Challenges faced during project
  • Any additional information.

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$1,020 in prizes


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2nd Runner up

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3rd Runner up

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Special Mention

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

How to enter

This is an in-person event for graduate and PHD students of Northeastern University Boston.

To register, visit http://hackneu.com/

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
    How original is this solution?
  • Impact
    How impactful will this solution be for its target audience?
  • Scalability
    Is your project scalable?
  • Design(UI/UX)
    How well designed is this solution, from front end through to UI/UX?
  • Execution
    How well executed is this solution from start to finish?
  • Goto Market
    Additional points: Do you have a business and marketing model for the project?
  • Social impact
    Is your project creating a social impact?

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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