Frequently Asked Questions

Who can attend?

We encourage and welcome undergraduate and graduate students of all backgrounds and schools to join us.

How much does Impact Innovation Challenge cost?

Admission is completely FREE! And includes meals, drinks, snacks, workspace, swag, and WiFi.

Do I apply with a team?

You can apply with or without a team. If you apply without a team, you will be assigned to a team closer to the event.

How big are the teams?

Teams will typically consist of 4 people, max of 6 people.

Are we allowed to build on past projects?

We encourage teams to work on new solutions and projects to the solve the problem.

What should I bring?

In order to check-in, you must bring a photo ID. We recommend that you also bring a laptop, chargers, and anything else you will need for a 12-hour event.

What if I need special accommodations?

Impact++ aims to be accessible and welcoming for everyone. Please list any special accommodations in your application or contact us with any concerns.

When do applications close?

Applications close April 30 at 11:59 PM (PST).

What if I don’t know how to code?

Interest in learning and working with technology is much more important than your current experience level. No experience is needed – you will be able to work with various mentors, interact with companies, and learn alongside fellow participants.

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