UniHacks is the annual 36 hour hackathon hosted by the NC School of Science and Math open to all NC students. Students will collaborate to build innovative software projects, explore new technologies, and have fun along the way. This year, UniHacks will have an in-person and virtual component and is themed around "Entrepreneurship".


Here's a quick outline of UniHacks' events! Look at the document below for more information!!

Start Time: February 12, 2022 @ 9:00AM ET

Submission Deadline: February 13, 2022 @ 6:30PM ET

End Time: February 13, 2022 @ 9:00PM ET

UniHacks Program Schedule


UniHacks Tracks


Track Prizes:

  • Education Track - Calculator and Tote Bags (sponsored by NumWorks)

  • Sustainability Track - Solar Powered Charger

  • Art and Gaming Track - Portable Speaker

  • Finance Track - Domain Name under $25

MLH Prizes:

  • Best Domain Name from Domain.com - Register a .tech domain name using Domain.com during the weekend. Each team may submit one entry per person on the team. - PowerSquare Qi Wireless Phone Charger

  • 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 embedded Arduino Uno compatible board. - Grove Beginner Kit

  • Best Domain Name from GoDaddy Registry - GoDaddy Registry is giving you everything you need to be the best hacker no matter where you are. Each Kit contains wireless earbuds, blue light glasses, selfie ring light and a pouch for easy transport. - Hack from Home Kit

  • Most Creative Use of Twilio - Twilio allows you to incorporate mobile messaging, phone calls and a ton of other awesome communication features right into your hackathon project using web service APIs. Build a hack that simplifies your life using any one of Twilio’s APIs for a chance to win a Twilio Swag Box and GameGo Console for you and each of your teammates! - Twilio Swag Box GameGo Console


UniHacks Frequently Asked Questions


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