International Women's Hackathon 2018

4826 Registered Allowed team size: 1 - 3
4826 Registered Allowed team size: 1 - 3

Winners are announced.

idea phase
starts on:
Jan 15, 2018, 05:00 PM UTC (UTC)
ends on:
Feb 20, 2018, 07:59 AM UTC (UTC)
starts on:
Feb 20, 2018, 03:30 AM UTC (UTC)
ends on:
Mar 12, 2018, 07:30 AM UTC (UTC)



Women are a dreadfully underrepresented group in almost all divisions of tech. There is no doubt that the tech industry can tangibly benefit from an increase in gender diversity. A lot of tech giants have realised the pros of a varied and diverse workforce. Not only the giants but, today, on a global scale the entire Industry is recognising the importance of gender diversity and how it leads to better problem solving and overall business management.

Many young people don’t even know what they can achieve with technology and young girls, especially, might be put off because they believe it to be abstract and gendered. We want young female developers across the globe to realise and see how technology can be used to help people with a fun, social, real-world challenge while demonstrating all the things that define a great hacker. This hackathon will hopefully encourage young women developers to take an interest in engineering and technology.

So, we are launching International Women Hackathon 2018 to celebrate and promote women developers across the globe. With that spirit, HackerEarth and Schlumberger invite all women developers and hackathon enthusiasts to participate in an interesting and engaging hackathon.

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Join our IWH 2018 slack channel to connect with fellow developers and mentors

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Women’s Health & Safety

Create solutions to make the world a safer place for women, and make healthcare more accessible.

Economic Freedom

Devise a tech-based solution which will either empower women at work or facilitate women entrepreneurship.

Social Impact

Develop tech-based solutions to spread education.


Find a cause that you are passionate about and build innovative solutions.

Prizes USD 5000 in prizes

Main Prizes
1st Prize
USD 2500
2nd Prize
USD 1500
3rd Prize
USD 1000

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