The Startup Monterey Bay Hackathon this year has the theme "Smarter, Safer, Cities."
$100 in prizes
Each team member of the winning team receives a $50 Amazon gift card.
Second place (2)
Each second place team member receives a $25 Amazon gift certificate
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
There is a working prototype or minimum viable prototype (MVP) at the time of judging.
Does it address an important problem or need? Does the project add a significant value to the community or to the society in general? Does the problem fit within the overall theme.
Is the solution appropriate to solve the proposed problem? Does it accomplish the original goals?
How much can the application do, given the time constraints?
Is the overall design appealing? Does the overall design complement the application? Is the design creative?
Does the application work correctly? Does it do what it intends to do?
What is the extent of technical accomplishment in the app? Did they push their technical limits in developing the application?