Blown away by the great ideas at #UNIHACK2015! Makes judging very difficult

- Hadi Michel (Software Engineer at Deloitte)

What is UNIHACK?

When: March 16 - 17

Where: Melbourne

UNIHACK is a 24-hour hackathon with the mission to provide a creative space for engineering, design and product students to build innovative projects that are ready to go to market. Come join us in the Imagination Revolution.

Hacking since 2014 with five successful annual hackathons, UNIHACK is Australia’s largest student hackathon.

40% year-on-year participant growth

35-50% increase in sponsorship

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Get Involved

Max 10 sponsors
Max 1 sponsors
Max 2 sponsors
Company Giveaways
Swag, tools and APIs.
Mailouts and Announcements
Get your brand out to our community.
API & Tools Roundup
Include branding on social media posts, marketing material.
Custom Prizes
Increase exposure for your brand, product or API through themed custom prizes.
Send Mentors
Work with students during the hackathon and find your next team hire.
Send Guests
Get your recruiters and business managers to check out our talent
Your Company Logo on all UNIHACK Merchandise
including participant handbooks, t-shirts and banners.
Run Recruitment Campaigns
On-the-day recruitment and job opportunity mailouts.
Video Promotions
Get interviewed to put the spotlight on your company.
Resume and Attendee List
Receive resumes of competitors who opt-in.
Careers Fair
Engage with students before the hackathon.
Tool Demo
Opt to sponsor a tool and demo it for 5 minutes during the Opening Ceremony
Pre-Hackathon Workshops or Webinars
Work with the UNIHACK team to prepare and ease participants into using your tools on the day.
Exclusively Host Info Night
Host participants on the night they form teams pre-hackathon and flaunt your company culture.
Opening & Closing Ceremony Keynote Speech
Kick off the hackathon with a speech by your most esteemed representative.
Judge Seat & Main Prize Presentation
Get to judge all the hacks and present the main prizes.
Company Name beside UNIHACK logo
All promotions will have your company’s name.

Add Ons

Additional Mentors
Additional Guests
Resume and attendee lists

Previous Sponsors

Facebook Atlassian Microsoft Bosch Xero REA Group Telstra Australia Post PwC Infosys GitHub Adobe Data61 University of Melbourne Monash University

... and many more

Perks in Detail

Table at careers fair

Careers Fair and Careers Roundup

We invite a limited set of major sponsors and community partners (accelerators, nonprofits, VCs) in a careers fair at the start of the event to promote internship and graduate opportunities and to help students discover new career paths they might have been unaware of.

Mentoring UNIHACK participants

Mentoring Sessions and Interviews

We invite mentors and guests from your company to get involved to help students and give valuable advice that would help students well after their academic careers.

Banner with sponsoring companies' logos

Branding on UNIHACK

Take your brand to the next level with UNIHACK with:

  • Logos and content on the website and UNIHACK in-event collateral;
  • Opportunities through our social media and newsletter that reach competitors and university students alike;
  • and, In-Event Promotions by sending mentors or providing giveaways.
UNIHACK participant using 3D printer

Company Giveaways

We’ll distribute your company swag, APIs and tooling to teams before and during the event.

Blog post describing sponsors' APIs at UNIHACK

API and Tools Roundup

Closer to the event, we generate campaigns around software, hardware or various tools provided by companies. Promote to our 200+ competitors and get them to adopt company-sponsored software or hardware.


Contact us for more information

We are happy to discuss customisations according to your needs. Send us an email to [email protected] and we’ll follow-up within 24 hours.

For more information on the available tiers and addons, please download our prospectus below.

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