2022 Official Rules and Guidelines

The full set of rules and guidelines in PDF format is now available.

HACC 2022 Official Rules and Guidelines

Please read the Official Rules and Guidelines document carefully to ensure you are compliant while participating in the HACC. You will agreeing to abide by these rules when you are registering on HACC HUI.  If you are a minor, you and your parent/guardian will be required to sign a form indicating that you are agreeing to abide by the terms of these rules.

Please note that if a winning team is found to be in violation of any of the terms of this document, the State of Hawaii may disqualify the team and award the prize to the next highest scoring team.

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$17,000 in prizes

Custom Coded Submissions 1st Place

Custom Coded Submissions 2nd Place

Custom Coded Submissions 3rd Place

Low/No Code Submissions 1st Place

Low/No Code Submissions 2nd Place

Low/No Code Submissions 3rd Place

High/Middle School 1st Place

Donation toward school/sponsored-club

High/Middle School 2nd Place

Donation toward school/sponsored-club

High/Middle School 3rd Place

Donation toward school/sponsored-club

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:




Judging Criteria

  • Technical Review
    5 points for each of the following 6 categories: Technical Implementation, Function Evaluation Video, Working Prototype, Innovation and Excellence, User Experience, Security/Privacy
  • Presentation Review
    5 points each for the following 4 categories: Requirements, Originality & Design, Utility & Impact, Presentation & Delivery

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