HackSRM 3.0

November 20 - 22, 2020

About HackSRM 3.0

HackSRM is a premium student-led national level hackathon held in India that aims to gather the great student minds under one roof and solve a potential real-world problem through technology under 45 hours. We belong to the technological hub of the country where marvels of innovation and creativity have always been celebrated, HackSRM is one such celebration. HackSRM is a platform for young geniuses to not only exercise their skills to the topmost level but also to build a better tomorrow by ideating, constructing, and innovating vast solutions. HackSRM is the perfect blend of imagination, novelty, and fun. The 45 hours non-stop technical festival will host an amazing panel of speakers, sponsors, and swag ;). With exciting goodies, you are destined to have a mindful of pure genius. If this is your first-ever hackathon, we will make sure you have an enriching and memorable experience that you will cherish for days to come. We believe that the key to success lies in “Exploration”, whether you’re a newbie or a veteran in the field of development, there’s always something to learn and teach, together.

Click here to join our discord channel.

Themes

  • Education

    Find new ways for the acquisition of the knowledge, skills. Showcase what could be the future of education. Blend your skills and let the ideas impact on this digital age

  • Women Safety

    The day when a woman can freely walk on the roads at night is the day of real Independence - Mahatma Gandhi. Why not make it possible! Use your skills and be a part of true freedom.

  • Health Care

    Aim for real-life challenges and draw solutions that can drive social impact.

  • Fin-tech

    Financial technology is the technology and innovation that aims to compete with traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial services.

  • Travel & Tourism

    The advent of technology is fostering a change in travel and tourism, innovate and help tourists to reduce costs, improve customer hospitality, hospitality automation, navigation, etc...

  • Open Innovation

    An open-ended theme where the only restriction is your imagination. Build the ideas that you believe in and make a difference. It can either be hardware or software.

So join us on this path of epicness!

Prizes

1st prize

  • Cash Prize:- 15,000 INR
  • $100 gift card from Nimblebox.ai (Winners MUST use the nimblebox.ai as part of their project to be eligible for a reward).
  • 6 months free 1Password family subscription.
  • Coding Blocks 90% off discount coupons
  • CipherSchools 85% off discount coupons
  • Swags from Devfolio
  • Fold Premium access*
  • Internship and Full-time opportunities

2nd prize

  • Cash Prize:- 10,000 INR
  • Coding Blocks 80% off discount coupons
  • CipherSchools 75% off discount coupons
  • Swags from Devfolio
  • Fold Premium access*
  • Internship and Full-time opportunities

Best hack on AR/VR

Winners MUST use the echoAR platform as part of their project to be eligible for a reward.

  • $50 amazon gift card from echoAR
  • 1-month free business tier access

Ethereum-Matic

  • Matic will be giving away a cash prize for the best hack built on top of Ethereum (Rs.10000) during the hackathon
  • For teams that integrate Matic in their hacks as well the prize money will be higher (Rs.15000) along with eligibility for internship/full-time role interviews and a chance to land seed funding of upto 5000 USD!

Best Dapp on Portis

  • 200 USD (in crypto) for best Dapp built on Portis

Tezos

  • 10000 INR for best Dapp built on Tezos
  • 5000 INR for Runners-up
  • Continuity Grant opportunity for exceptional builders

For all Participants

  • Certificate of participation
  • Jetbrains all student pack worth $649
  • Nimblebox cloud credits worth $100
  • 30 Days License Wolfarm|Alpha Pro
  • Coding Blocks 55% Discount Coupons
  • repl.it 3 Months Hackerplan
  • Linode promo code worth $20

Best Healthcare Hack 💉

  • A cash prize of INR 1000

Best Fin-Tech Hack 💲

  • A cash prize of INR 1000

Best Ed-Tech Hack 📚

  • A cash prize of INR 1000

Best All Girls Team 👧

  • A cash prize of INR 1000

Best Travel and Tourism Hack 🗺️

  • A cash prize of INR 1000

Finalists

  • 1500 free API calls on sawolabs.com
  • 50%off course coupons for all participants to be decided by Zubi (With INR 700 cashback on WazirX.
  • One Personal Edition plus a one-year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro.

3rd prize

  • Cash Prize:- 6,000 INR
  • Coding Blocks 70% off discount coupons
  • CipherSchools 65% off discount coupons
  • Swags from Devfolio
  • Fold Premium access*
  • Internship and Full-time opportunities

Schedule

For the event schedule, visit https://hacksrm.tech/

FAQ

This hackathon is a programming competition in which competitors use technology to build innovative projects within 45 hours. There will be opportunities to win cool prizes, learn from our key-note speakers, and network with our sponsors.

Anyone! Whether you are a total beginner or a tech wizard, it doesn’t matter. We encourage anyone who is interested in learning more about Hackathons, programming, and the tech industry to join HackSRM!

Zero. Zip. Zilch. Nada. Nothing. Admission to HackSRM is completely free, thanks to our sponsors!

Yes, you can have a minimum of 2 and maximum 4 members in a team.

Yes, but you have to submit the project in a team, teams can b formed once you join our Discord server

HackSRM will be hosted on November 6th-8th, 2020, completely virtually. All you need is to create a Discord account to communicate with our HackSRM community.

Sponsors

Platinum
Devfolio
OurEye.ai
echoAR
Nimblebox.ai
Gold
Matic
Fold
Portis
Tezos
Framer
JetBrains
1Password
CipherSchools
Silver
Linode
Give my certificate
Wolfram
Repl.it
Coding blocks
Zubi.io
Tech Patner
SAWO Labs