The Impact Pitch is an online competition and hackathon for makers developing ultra high-bandwidth hardware, software and business applications that want to impact their local community. Maker applicants hear the civic pitch and then compete in two rounds for part of a prize pool of $1,000 to $60,000 in cash and in-kind services. The competition is organized by DigitalC, US Ignite, and other regional organizations.

Makers will join and register their technology online at https://hackster.io/contests/digitalc.

Round 1 opens online Feb 9. Register your projects today!

On March 11, join regional makers, developers, analysts and designers to compete and solve local, real-world problems in a all day hackathon. Hear pitches from civic leaders on local, real-world problems. Compete in teams to wireframe a solution. Round 1 closes as three winning teams win a $1,000 cash rewards, plus a chance to move on to the final round to develop a working prototype for the Impact grand prize cash award of $20,000 - $70,000 options and in-kind bonuses.

Hackathon Sponsors

Prizes

$23,000 in prizes

Impact Round One Award (3)

Impact Award

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

How to enter

Makers will join and register their technology online at https://hackster.io/contests/digitalc.

Round 1 opens online Feb 9. Register your projects today!

On March 11, join regional makers, developers, analysts and designers to compete and solve local, real-world problems in a all day hackathon. Hear pitches from civic leaders on local, real-world problems. Compete in teams to wireframe a solution. Round 1 closes as three winning teams win a $1,000 cash rewards, plus a chance to move on to the final round to develop a working prototype for the Impact grand prize cash award of $20,000 - $70,000 options and in-kind bonuses.

Judges

Lev Gonick

Lev Gonick
DigitalC

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