Challenges

We will announce new challenges each day of Global Hack Week December! Challenges range from short technical problems, design prompts, and more!

Registration

Register for Global Hack Week December

Begin your journey by getting registered

Join a Guild

We want you to join a guild at GHW! These are a great place to meet other hackers, and find your community. Head to discord.mlh.io to choose your guild. 

Update your Address

Head to hackp.ac/Address to make sure we have an updated address so we can send you swag! Any GHW participants with an address submitted to us will earn an experience point!

Join the MLH Community Discord

Discord is our communication platform during all things Global Hack Week. Fill out discord.mlh.io to join. If you’re not familiar with Discord, follow the steps in #🚦-get-started!

Refer a Friend to GHW December

We want you to share GHW December your community! Just have them fill out hackp.ac/Referral after they’ve registered. Each attendee can only be referred by one individual. Hackers who refer at least 1 hacker will be entered for a swag drawing

Subscribe to the MLH Hacker Newsletter

MLH sends out a hacker newsletter every two weeks to let you know about awesome events, upcoming prize competitions, resources, and more! At the bottom of any GHW: December emails, you’ll see links to sign up for our newsletters!

Fill out our Swag Form!

Take a few moments to fill out our Swag Form to ensure you're on your way to earn swag at GHW December.

Register for Global Hack Week December

Begin your journey by getting registered

Join a Guild

We want you to join a guild at GHW! These are a great place to meet other hackers, and find your community. Head to discord.mlh.io to choose your guild. 

Update your Address

Head to hackp.ac/Address to make sure we have an updated address so we can send you swag! Any GHW participants with an address submitted to us will earn an experience point!

Join the MLH Community Discord

Discord is our communication platform during all things Global Hack Week. Fill out discord.mlh.io to join. If you’re not familiar with Discord, follow the steps in #🚦-get-started!

Refer a Friend to GHW December

We want you to share GHW December your community! Just have them fill out hackp.ac/Referral after they’ve registered. Each attendee can only be referred by one individual. Hackers who refer at least 1 hacker will be entered for a swag drawing

Subscribe to the MLH Hacker Newsletter

MLH sends out a hacker newsletter every two weeks to let you know about awesome events, upcoming prize competitions, resources, and more! At the bottom of any GHW: December emails, you’ll see links to sign up for our newsletters!

Fill out our Swag Form!

Take a few moments to fill out our Swag Form to ensure you're on your way to earn swag at GHW December.

Daily challenges

Get Started with Stack Overflow

​​Sign up for a Stack Overflow account and tell us on our form about the question & answer that has helped you the most! Already have a Stack Overflow account? That’s awesome! We’d still love to know how Stack Overflow has been helpful to you.

Redeem your Coil Credits

Sign up for Coil and redeem your $10 worth of credits! If you already have a Coil account, you can take advantage of this offer by extending your current membership. Head to hackp.ac/ghwdec-coil to redeem your credits! Send us a screenshot!

Play and Learn with Twilioquest

Download TwilioQuest, join the leaderboard, and play at least one mission. If you want a chance of winning a special TwilioQuest prize pack, rank top 5 in the leaderboard. Check out this guide to learn more. Share a screenshot on our Form.

Learn how to find a .com domain name!

Learn how to find a .com domain name ideas for your GHW: December project using NameStudio.com®, a domain name generator by Verisign. Remember to screenshot your generated domain name and submit to our day-of form!

Sign up for Replit

Get started with Replit and discover a brand new way to code and collaborate. To earn yoru points, share a screenshot on our Form

Learn about Solana!

Solana is a decentralized blockchain built to enable scalable, user-friendly apps. Try out Solana by deploying a Hello World Program on chain. Build and deploy your first program using Solana Playground. Submit a screenshot to our day-of form!

Get ready to hack with Twilio

Follow the Day 1 guide to get your free Twilio credit, setup DevPhone, and download CuRL. Use Promo Code: GHW-K4NjgyXM to redeem additional Twilio credits. Share a screenshot on our Day of Form

Get Creative with Replit

Use any of the prompts from Replit Creates to create something weird and wonderful. Submit on Devpost and publish it to the Replit Community with the tags #MLH and #create31. Need inspiration? Head over to replit.com/community/create31!

Try out a new technology

Pick out any piece of technology that you’ve always wanted to try out and go for it! Don’t forget about our show off what you learned on Devpost.

Set up a project on GitHub

Learning how to use version control gives you a ton of flexibility when working on projects, on teams, or even by yourself! Pick out any project you plan to build and create a repo for it. Submit a screenshot on our daily form to earn your points!

Hack with HTML

We’re going back to the basics today - HTML! Write HTML to create a webpage for anything you’d like! Share what you build on Devpost.

Design a landing page for your hometown

Show us your hometown pride and design a landing page for any place you call home. Share it on our Daily Form. 

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges! 

Play and Learn with Twilioquest

Download TwilioQuest, join the leaderboard, and play at least one mission. If you want a chance of winning a special TwilioQuest prize pack, rank top 5 in the leaderboard. Check out this guide to learn more. Share a screenshot on our Form.

Get Creative with Replit

Use any of the prompts from Replit Creates to create something weird and wonderful. Submit on Devpost and publish it to the Replit Community with the tags #MLH and #create31. Need inspiration? Head over to replit.com/community/create31!

Try out a new technology

Pick out any piece of technology that you’ve always wanted to try out and go for it! Don’t forget about our show off what you learned on Devpost.

Set up a project on GitHub

Learning how to use version control gives you a ton of flexibility when working on projects, on teams, or even by yourself! Pick out any project you plan to build and create a repo for it. Submit a screenshot on our daily form to earn your points!

Hack with HTML

We’re going back to the basics today - HTML! Write HTML to create a webpage for anything you’d like! Share what you build on Devpost.

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges! 

Get Started with Stack Overflow

​​Sign up for a Stack Overflow account and tell us on our form about the question & answer that has helped you the most! Already have a Stack Overflow account? That’s awesome! We’d still love to know how Stack Overflow has been helpful to you.

Redeem your Coil Credits

Sign up for Coil and redeem your $10 worth of credits! If you already have a Coil account, you can take advantage of this offer by extending your current membership. Head to hackp.ac/ghwdec-coil to redeem your credits! Send us a screenshot!

Play and Learn with Twilioquest

Download TwilioQuest, join the leaderboard, and play at least one mission. If you want a chance of winning a special TwilioQuest prize pack, rank top 5 in the leaderboard. Check out this guide to learn more. Share a screenshot on our Form.

Learn how to find a .com domain name!

Learn how to find a .com domain name ideas for your GHW: December project using NameStudio.com®, a domain name generator by Verisign. Remember to screenshot your generated domain name and submit to our day-of form!

Sign up for Replit

Get started with Replit and discover a brand new way to code and collaborate. To earn yoru points, share a screenshot on our Form

Learn about Solana!

Solana is a decentralized blockchain built to enable scalable, user-friendly apps. Try out Solana by deploying a Hello World Program on chain. Build and deploy your first program using Solana Playground. Submit a screenshot to our day-of form!

Get ready to hack with Twilio

Follow the Day 1 guide to get your free Twilio credit, setup DevPhone, and download CuRL. Use Promo Code: GHW-K4NjgyXM to redeem additional Twilio credits. Share a screenshot on our Day of Form

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges! 

Hack with HTML

We’re going back to the basics today - HTML! Write HTML to create a webpage for anything you’d like! Share what you build on Devpost.

Design a landing page for your hometown

Show us your hometown pride and design a landing page for any place you call home. Share it on our Daily Form. 

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges! 

Design a landing page for your hometown

Show us your hometown pride and design a landing page for any place you call home. Share it on our Daily Form. 

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges! 

Get Started with Stack Overflow

​​Sign up for a Stack Overflow account and tell us on our form about the question & answer that has helped you the most! Already have a Stack Overflow account? That’s awesome! We’d still love to know how Stack Overflow has been helpful to you.

Redeem your Coil Credits

Sign up for Coil and redeem your $10 worth of credits! If you already have a Coil account, you can take advantage of this offer by extending your current membership. Head to hackp.ac/ghwdec-coil to redeem your credits! Send us a screenshot!

Learn how to find a .com domain name!

Learn how to find a .com domain name ideas for your GHW: December project using NameStudio.com®, a domain name generator by Verisign. Remember to screenshot your generated domain name and submit to our day-of form!

Sign up for Replit

Get started with Replit and discover a brand new way to code and collaborate. To earn yoru points, share a screenshot on our Form

Get ready to hack with Twilio

Follow the Day 1 guide to get your free Twilio credit, setup DevPhone, and download CuRL. Use Promo Code: GHW-K4NjgyXM to redeem additional Twilio credits. Share a screenshot on our Day of Form

Challenges coming soon!

Come back each day of Global Hack Week to see new challenges!