Create anything you can imagine in 24-hours.

PhoenixHacks is an annual 24-hour Hackathon hosted at Florida Polytechnic University where students get together in up to teams of 4 and compete by creating the best software or hardware product out of nothing. We provide access to hardware, workshops, and mentors that allow hackers to create without being limited by technology, information, or experience.

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Prizes

$1,800 in prizes

1st Place: $800 In Amazon Gift Cards

$200 per person.

2nd Place: $400 In Amazon Gift Cards

$100 per person.

3rd Place: $300 In Amazon Gift Cards

$75 per person.

People's Choice: $300 In Amazon Gift Cards

$75 per person.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

  • Over 18 years in age.
  • A student attending Florida Poly.
  • Maximum of 4 persons per team.

Judges

Victoria Correa Andrade

Victoria Correa Andrade

Elijah Tilus

Elijah Tilus

Andrew Crosswait

Andrew Crosswait

Jose Placeres

Jose Placeres

Ruel Coy

Ruel Coy

Mihir Lad

Mihir Lad

Brandon Ervin

Brandon Ervin

Osaki Pokima

Osaki Pokima

Elise Araiza

Elise Araiza

Justin McGettigan

Justin McGettigan

Johnathan Gan

Johnathan Gan

Frank Calas

Frank Calas

Kyle Spomer

Kyle Spomer

Judging Criteria

  • Usefulness
    The practicality of the project.
  • Cleanliness
    The overall organization of the project,
  • User Interface
    The quality of the user experience.
  • Cool Factor
    How cool is the project?
  • Theory
    How good is the idea?
  • Execution
    How close the team came to accomplishing their goal.
  • Presentation / Pitch