HackTCNJ is happening on February 23rd to the 24th. It is a great place to be creative, to learn, and to develop your iPhone app, Alexa skill, chrome extension, or something else you may have thought of. We welcome people of all skill levels! 


If you are under 18, please have a parent or guardian sign your minor consent form. The form can be found on our website after you register. 



Hackathon Sponsors


$600 in prizes

Funniest Hack

Winners receive Mini Drone with Camera.

Best Utility Hack

Winners receive free one year Jetbrains IDE subscriptions provided by them.

Best High School Hack

Winners receive Amazon gift cards and scholarships provided by Leangap.

Best First Hack

Winners receive VR headset goggles provided by HackTCNJ.

Best Social Good Hack

Winners receive Amazon Alexa Dots (3rd gen) provided by HackTCNJ.

Best Use of Snap Kit

Winners receive Snapchat Spectacles provided by MLH.

Best Use of Google Cloud Platform

Winners receive Google Home minis provided by MLH.

Best Domain Name on Domain.com

Winners receive Raspberry Pi kits provided by MLH.

Best IoT Hack using Qualcomm Devices

Winners receive Dragonboard410C provided by MLH.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:




Judging Criteria

  • Technical Complexity
  • Originality
  • Usefulness
  • Prize Category Specific

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