Prizes

$175 in prizes

SQLSentry - #SQLService Award

App with greatest real-life impact on the community.
[Prize includes $75 Amazon gift card for each team member]

Microsoft - $100 Visa Gift Card

#BestMicrosoftHack

Did you know that Microsoft Azure supports Linux and Windows servers, virtually any web framework or language, mobile services (iOS, Android, Windows) and more? To win the #BestMicrosoftHack contest, simply make use of Azure and Microsoft's publi APIs. Join Shahed and Mostafa at 9:30pm on Friday evening for a tech talk to get you started![Each team member gets the prize.]

Best use of Capital One's API (2)

$250 Amazon gift cards to each team member of the winning team.

VTHacks 1st place

Cash prize: $100 per team + Dell Venue Tablets
Winner will be based on judging during expo.

VTHacks 2nd place

Cash prize: $75 per team
Winner will be based on judging during expo.

VTHacks 3rd place

Cash prize: $50 per team
Winner will be based on judging during expo.

Punniest Domain.

Domain.com Swag Bags containing Sparkfun Redboards to the team that makes the punniest domain on domain.com.

Get a free domain card at the MLH table and make sure to include your URL on your project description.

Coolest Developer Tool

Octocat Statues for the coolest hack that serves developers courtesy of Github.

Eligibility

You must be present and registered to VTHacks to be able to participant for the prizes.

Judges

Rachel Siragusa

Rachel Siragusa
SQL Entry

Sheri	 Villers

Sheri Villers
SQL Entry

Grace Kaldawi

Grace Kaldawi
Capital One

Christopher Benedict

Christopher Benedict
Bloomberg

Antuan Byalik

Antuan Byalik
Bloomberg

Andrew Merewitz

Andrew Merewitz
Bloomberg

Karan Bhatia

Karan Bhatia
Accenture

Zack	Gudzan

Zack Gudzan
SQL Entry

Chris Briggs

Chris Briggs
SQL Entry

Vignesh Ramesh

Vignesh Ramesh
Bloomberg

Nate	Kibler

Nate Kibler
Google

Adam Weisz

Adam Weisz
TMA

Brad Retterer

Brad Retterer
Bloomberg

Luis Vega

Luis Vega
Bloomberg

Ricco Chong

Ricco Chong
Capital One

Dan Shull

Dan Shull
Capital One

James Zarakas

James Zarakas
Capital One

Saleem Sangi

Saleem Sangi
Capital One

Marwan Sbitani

Marwan Sbitani
Capital One

Shahed Chowdhuri

Shahed Chowdhuri
Microsoft

Mostafa Elzoghbi

Mostafa Elzoghbi
Microsoft

Ryan	Greer

Ryan Greer
Accenture

Judging Criteria

  • Ship it
    Need to present a hack with at least one implemented functionality.