StacsHack is our annual 24-hour hackathon where you will have the chance to work in a team on a project of your choosing and compete with others to win amazing prizes! There will be lots of fun activities and challenges from our sponsors to take part in too. No experience is required, StacsHack is all about having fun and getting stuck in.

Attendees will also be getting sweet free merchandise too, which will be delivered to you free of charge (within the UK)


Any and all students 18+ are welcome to particpate!

Hackathon Sponsors


STACS 1st Prize

STACS 2nd Prize

STACS 3rd Prize

Hackiest Hack

Build something that’s over-the-top, over-engineered, and held together with Sellotape and bits of string… use your imagination!

Bloomberg Prize

Best social responsibility application:
Participants can take inspiration from for ideas that promote philanthropy, environment conservation, diversity and labour practices, and volunteerism.

Theodo Prize

Most Pragmatic Product

Solve the biggest problem in the simplest way possible !

NCR Prize

Hack the planet​

· Create a website/app/platform/something aiming to have an environmental impact.​

· Examples:​

· Solution to an environmental problem​

· Application to drive behavioural changes (e.g. reduce your carbon footprint)​

· Static or dynamic infographic to raise awareness​

Anything goes! Be creative, have fun… and make simple possible

echoAR Prize

Best AR/VR application using the echoAR platform!

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Ewan Gilligan

Hackathons UK

Hackathons UK

Rhona McCracken

Rhona McCracken

Rupert Carr

Judging Criteria

  • Technical Aspects
  • Idea and Creativity
  • Video Demo

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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Hackathon sponsors

Gold Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors

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