What is MEGA?
MEGA is a coalition of high-school and college students who host a hybrid hackathon catered to the United Nations' seventeen sustainable development goals. Infusing STEM and UN SDGs, the annual MEGA Hackathon raises awareness for global welfare while instilling passion in computer science students.
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Motivated & Driven
At the core of MEGA is an amazing community of innovators and problem solvers working passionately about creating solutions for the UN's 17 sustainability goals.
Knowledgable & Connected
MEGA is backed by a coalition of NGO's, entreprenuers, and tech companies able to provide decades of experiance, guidance, and advice to our members.
Our MEGA Hackathon had 200+ attendees from 20+ countries collaborated with 40+ NGOs and Partners who donated over 50k USD in funding, awards, sponsorships, and internships.
Improve Your Skills Through Megahack 2023 Events!
Can't wait to get started? We have a few hand-crafted resources and classes for you to get started and prepared.
WORK WITH US
MEGA Hackathon is looking for truly MEGA individuals to help us run MEGA.
MEGA CHINA - 2023 HACKATHON
MEGA Hackathon is running a proxy hackathon in China in the summer of 2023 with a similar theme.
MEGA China Webpage
THE MEGA WORLDWIDE DEBATE 2023
MEGA Hackathon is running its first annual debate. This debate will focus on the UN SDGs like the hackathon.
MEGA Hackathon 2023
Like last year, MEGA Hackathon hosted another Hackathon event in 2023 themed on real-world problems.
Digital Storytelling using AI
MEGA teamed up with Columbia PHD students and Professors at Love and Future to educate the youth on the importance of Digital Storytelling through this transfomative course on AI and its impact in climate.
MEGA Hackathon 2022
Our first annual MEGA Hackathon. It was a blast! Winners took home internships and $50k+ of prizes.