Build a Halloween themed project in 12 hours to build your programming skills and to have the chance to win gift cards for you and your team.

BC Hacks Lite is a 12-hour, Halloween themed hackathon where you and your team create a fun, spooky project from scratch! It is meant to act as a casual introduction to online hackathons before BC Hacks 2.0, our marquee event, is held in 2021. 

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Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

$CAD680 in prizes

1st Place

This prize goes to the team judged best of the hackathon.

2nd Place

This prize goes to the team judges 2nd best.

3rd Place

This prize goes to the team judged 3rd best.

Best use of Git

This prize goes to the team judged to have the best use of Git for their project as judged by the UBC Google DSC.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Requirements

Please include a link to your GitHub repo where the project is stored as well as a 1 - 2 minute video showcasing what your project is, what you learnt while making it, and any challenges you faced while developing it. 

Judges

Ramon Lawrence

Ramon Lawrence
UBCO

Apurva Naryan

Apurva Naryan
UBCO

Judging Criteria

  • Uniqueness
    How unique and interesting is the idea?
  • Development potential
    How much potential does it have for development outside of BC Hacks Lite?
  • Creativity
    How creative is the idea?
  • Halloween Theme
    How well does the project incorporate a Halloween theme?
  • Learning
    What did the hackers need to learn to pull off their project?