Innovate Good is a social innovation hackathon at UMBC.

Innovate Good gives you 24 hours to learn new skills, make friends, create your wildest idea, and share it with the world. Whether you wish to build a website, dabble with Photoshop, create a robotic arm, or develop a game, it's up to you to decide what to learn!

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Judging Criteria

  • Best Health & Environment
    This track encompasses issues pertaining to physical and mental health, medical care access, and environmental impacts on public health
  • Best Housing Hack
    The Housing focus asks hackers to think beyond themselves or their school and into their community.
  • Best Legal & Justice Hack
    The Legal/Justice track explores issues within the legal system, advocating for the rights of and resources available to others, and addressing systemic problems.
  • Best Education Hack
    The Education track encourages participants to consider education challenges facing schools, teachers, students, and communities both inside and outside the classroom.