NCOSS’s #Hack4MentalHealth powered by Vibewire brings Australia’s leading technology, engineering and social impact students, social entrepreneurs and startups together to tackle the challenges of Mental Health.
Into this mix, we bring:
- Leading experts in the field of Mental Health
- People with the shared or lived experience of Mental Health issues
- Local and international leaders seeking to address the myriad challenges that face those dealing with Mental Health concerns
This is your chance to make a real difference to the lives of real people.
We are looking for Hackers, Hipsters, Hustlers and Humanitarians.
The prizes will help extend your project well beyond the weekend. More prizes TBA
+ $1,500 in cash
+ 3 months co-working space at Vibewire for up to 5 members (valued at $2000)
+ Activator Coaching Sessions with Entrepreneur Coach: Carli Leimbach. 3 x 60 mins Live Team Coaching (valued at $2,250 for up to 6 people)
+ $100 JB Hi-Fi Voucher x 5
+ Google Home Mini
+ $50 JBHIFI voucher X 5
+ Google Chromecast
Thanks to our proud sponsors and partners:
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What if I don’t have a team?
We will find you a team to join on the night of the 16th or on Saturday morning.
What are the themes? How can I prepare?
We are working with our sponsors and partners to finalise the themes at present. We will email all participants with a HackPack a week prior to the event.
What about data?
Our partners, Minerva Collective, will be running a brainstorm event on Wednesday the 7th of February to help you learn about data sets and data science. Registration and details here.
Will the event run for the whole weekend?
While you can work the whole weekend, our hackathon venue is only available until Saturday evening and will re-open on Sunday morning. Details will be in the HackPack.