Hackers from across the state will battle for 24 hours to determine the best Hacker Team in Texas. Only one school can take home the Hacker Bowl Trophy. Will it be yours?

We'll provide free food, space, and access to amazing mentors. All you have to do is show up, and build something amazing!

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Best overall Hack

Most influential to society

Best hack using Ruby on Rails

Best fin-tech hack

People's Choice

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


All students are welcome as long as they are currently enrolled in a university


What to Create

You can create any iOS, Android, web, software, hardware, or any other hack that we didn't think of already, on any platform of your choice.

How to enter

Go to hackerbowl.io and fill out the registration form, but don't forget to sign up through challengepost before the competition ends to be able to submit your hack!


Adam Steele

Adam Steele

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
    How usable, creative, innovative, and original is your hack?