Application Deadline: February 25th 2019
Hash Code is a team programming competition, organized by Google, for students and professionals
around the world. You pick your team and programming language and we pick an engineering problem for you to solve. This year’s contest kicks off with an Online Qualification Round, where your team can compete from wherever you’d like, including from one of our Hash Code hubs.
Top teams will then be invited to a Google office for the Final Round.
Think you could optimize the layout of a Google Data Center?
How about scheduling a fleet of drones to make deliveries around the world?
Tackle an engineering problem from Google during Hash Code, our team programming competition. Are you up
for the challenge?
Hash Code Cash Prizes.
You may be eligible to receive one of the following cash prizes if you advance to, attend, and compete
in the Final Round of Hash Code. The prize money specified reflects the amount each person on the
winning Team will receive.
Team Rank Prize Money Per Participant
1st Place $4,000 USD
2nd Place $2,000 USD
3rd Place $1,000 USD
1.1 VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Each Contest is void in Crimea, North Korea, Quebec, Syria, and where prohibited by law.
1.2 NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
You do not need to purchase any Google product or service to enter or win a Contest.
1.3 Ineligible Individuals.
(A) You cannot participate in a Contest and will be immediately disqualified and forfeit all of your
prizes if you are or become:
(1) a resident of Crimea, North Korea, Quebec, Syria, or anywhere that a Contest is prohibited
(2) restricted by applicable export controls and sanctions programs; or
(3) a current employee (including intern), contractor, officer, or director, of Google or its
(B) However, Section 1.3(A) (3) above does not apply if you are a Google Student Innovator and
you may participate in a Contest.
How to Enter.
Prole Creation and Contest Registration.
(A) To enter a Contest, you must first create a profile at g.co/codingcompetitions (“Contest
Profile”). Once your Contest Profile has been created, you will be able to register for Contests. You
will be required to provide additional information about yourself when registering for Contests.
(B) You may access each of your Contest registrations on the applicable Contest websites or
through your Contest Profile.
(C) Registration times are listed on the applicable Contest websites. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR
DETERMINING THE CORRESPONDING TIME IN YOUR TIME ZONE. Google may modify the opening
and closing dates for registration by an informational notice on the applicable Contest website. You
are responsible for frequently reviewing Contest details on the applicable Contest website.
(D) You must register for each Contest before you can participate in such Contest. For example, if
you registered for Code Jam and wanted to participate in Hash Code, you would still need to
register for the Hash Code Contest. If you have created a Contest Profile but have not registered
for a specific contest, then you are not eligible to participate in that contest.
(E) You may only register for a Contest with one (1) valid Contest Profile. If you compete in a
Contest using multiple Contest Profiles, you may be disqualified.
(F) All the data provided through the profile creation and registration process must be complete,
correct and provided in English.
Click HERE to Apply!