The Mavens I/O Hackathon is a week-long hackathon where Black women technologists will build a small project for a $1000 cash prize, free domain, and a year's worth of hosting! These contestants will be judged under these 3 criteria: impact, feasibility, and uniqueness. The hackathon will start on August 23 and we will accept submissions until August 28 11:59 PM EST. Winners will be announced on August 29 at 7:30 PM EST.
Aspiring Entrepreneurs - You're a Black woman techie with an idea and are looking to make it a reality. This is the perfect opportunity to create your MVP and get some startup funding.
Job Seeker - This hackathon is also serving as a scouting event for our sponsors looking to hire. If you're in the market for a job, this is a great chance to really show your tech chops.
Social Impact - You want to create something that uplifts women.
Networking - Meet amazing women who are also creating and innovating in your industry.
Learn & Build - Building with your friends is a great way to flex your skills and grow as a technologist.
Create a tech product that battles gender bias in an industry. This can include hiring practices, business funding, and any other places it may exist.
Create a tech product that battles racial bias in an industry. This can include hiring practices, business funding, and any other places it may exist.
Create a tech product that comes with a great business model.
Click the button below to fill out the form with your team's registration information. Only make one entry for your team.