Frequently Asked Questions
We'll create a discord workspace and parallel live sesions for the challenges, tech talks, and more. You'll be able to chat and interact with other participants, mentors, and sponsors online. Get your webcam and headset ready!
Are you a UX enthusiast with design on the brain and art in your heart? Maybe you’ve got mad business skills and an entrepreneurial spirit? This event is about so much more than programming, so register! Participants outside the US are not eligible for prizes.
You can build your own team if you’d like, or we’ll get you synced up with a team when you arrive. Please limit your team to no more than four people. Seriously, any more and you’d need a SCRUM master to coordinate your hacking!
No. You own what you make! VCU will have no bearing on the rights to any of the projects you create at RamHacks!
Don’t worry, mentors will be on-hand to support and troubleshoot.
No, no and NO! we’ll have online video games if you need a breather from creative coding. Hear the latest programming technologies, tips and techniques at our Tech Talk sessions. In addition, Major League Hacking and our sponsors will throw down some special challenges with prizes you don't want to miss out on.
Register on devpost and submit your project before 11:00 on Sunday. You'll also need to record and submit a link before noon to a short video on YouTube or any public platform showcasing and demoing your idea. Judges will review submissions and videos between noon and 3 pm.
Absolutely! if your project qualifies for multiple challenges please select them all on devpost when submitting your project. You may get many different awards.
Sure, don't let the time zone discourage you. RamHacks 2021 will be 100% online and open nation-wide.
You're welcome to join the event, learn a lot, enjoy, and have fun, but unfortunately you won't be eligible for awards.