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Solve problems for India

June 17–18 at 91springboard

Programmers, designers, engineers, and entrepreneurs will come together to build products to make the lives of a billion Indians better. This June at 91springboard Noida.



Start by building a product to solve a problem for India while caffeinated in two days. It can be anything — app, bot, device, etc.



Pitch your hackathon project to angel investors, incubators, and mentors, and raise money through them or through crowdfunding.



Launch your product to the market with extensive mentoring and support from BharatHacks’ partners. From hackathon to startup.


For winning teams

in Bluemix credits to select teams that register a startup.


in Agastya credits, distributed as $1,000 per team to top five teams.


in DigitalOcean credits, distributed as $100 per team to top five teams.


in design credits, distributed as $100 per team to top five teams.


in Neuron credits, distributed as $100 per team to top five teams.


in online shopping vouchers, distributed as ₹1,000 per team to top five teams.


in shopping vouchers for best of the free .tech domain name.

Press Coverage

Exclusive media coverage for top teams from our media partners.

f6s Alpha Card

$1 Million in exclusive benefits, free flights, and more for top five teams each.

Crowd funding

Raise money for your project on DesiredWings for free for top five teams.

Free Flight

from American Airlines


in GitHub credits


SendGrid Pro 300K

7 Days Pass

at OneInternet

5 Days Pass

at Innov8

Debit Card

from RBL Startup Club


in credits


PBworks Starter Pack

…and more

f6s Alpha Card

For everyone

in DigitalOcean credits to host your project websites on the cloud.


Everyone gets to register a dot-tech domain name for free.


in Agastya credits to make your websites inclusive and accessible.


in Nimble Post credits to schedule your Instragram posts.

…and more coming soon


Anil Chhikara

Anil Chhikara

Investor and mentor to early-stage startups, previously Principal at Jaarvis Accelerator


Chandrashekhar Singh

Chandrashekhar Singh

Serial Entrepreneur, Inventor, Motivational Speaker, Founder of HelloPunditJi, ex-IITD


Bharat Sethi

Bharat Sethi

Forbes Asia 30 Under 30, Founder of iDecorama, previously Founder of PosterGully and


Paritosh Sharma

Paritosh Sharma

Author of Digital Desh, previously worked at MIB, Hero Mindmine, Hero BPO, and PayUmoney


Mohammed Sirajuddin

Mohammed Sirajuddin

Co-founder of Desired Wings and 7 Miles Group, advisor to several early-stage startups


Aditi Chadha

Aditi Chadha

CPO at DAZL, part of MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp, previously at Deloitte


Shiva Shanker

Shiva Shanker

Impact Investor, Portfolio Associate at Ankur Capital, previously at Grassroots Business Fund

Shivam Ahuja

Shivam Ahuja

MD at Delhi Angels, Community Enabler at DelhiStartups, mentor to several early-stage startups


Amanjot Malhotra

Amanjot Malhotra

Vice President at Delhi Angels, previously CEO at Partiko, ex IIT Roorkee


Abhinav Tandon

Abhinav Tandon

CEO at Lassie Foundation, founder of Startup Gurukul, mentor to early-stage startups


Anand Chowdhary

Anand Chowdhary

CEO at Oswald Foundation, previously at Government of Delhi, consultant to 10+ startups


Saransh Kataria

Saransh Kataria

Software Engineer, Chapter Lead of Facebook Developer Circle Delhi-NCR, founder of WisdomGeek


Abhishek Kumar Gupta

Abhishek Kumar Gupta

Community Head at Startup Delhi, Sr. Community Manager at One Co.Work, mentor to startups


Nishant Gadihoke

Nishant Gadihoke

CTO at Oswald Foundation, previously at Google, Khan Academy, and the Wikimedia Foundation



. . . And More

We're adding more industry-leading mentors who will attend and judge BharatHacks. Stay tuned!


What is BharatHacks?

BharatHacks is the first-of-its-kind hackathon to solve India-specific problems that will help you take your idea forward, from hacking to raising investment to launching your product in the market.

Who owns my IP/code/idea?

You own all the rights to your intellectual property. When you incorporate, BharatHacks will help you find mentors, investors, and accelerator programs that may take some equity in exchange.

What should I bring?

A laptop and charger. Optionally, a change of clothes, some snacks, power extensions, any necessary adapters, etc.

Who can participate?

As long as you are a designer, developer, engineer or entrepreneur and are intrigued by hackathons, you are more than welcome to attend BharatHacks. University or school students, working professions, and even CXOs of companies will be present.

How many's a team?

The maximum number of participants per team is 4.

Who are the people behind this event?

BharatHacks is being organized by Oswald Foundation with support from Facebook Developer Circle Delhi-NCR, Spaceyfi, WisdomGeek, and our sponsors.

How much do the tickets cost?

Thanks to our wonderful and incredible sponsors, BharatHacks is completely free for all participants. We will also provide all of your meals, drinks, snacks, and swag for free!

I don't have a team. Can I attend on my own?

Don’t let that stop you. A lot of other hackers will come on their own as well. After the opening ceremony, we will have team formations for everyone who doesn't have a team, so don't worry.

Can my company sponsor BharatHacks?

Yes, please! Click here to learn more.


Day 1
9:00 am to 10:00 am
10:00 am to 10:30 am
10:30 am to 10:30 am
Start Hacking!
11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Tech Talks
2:00 pm to 2:30 pm
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Mentor Pitch
8:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Day 2
12:00 am to 12:30 am
Midnight Snack
11 am
Hacking Ends
12 pm to 2:00 pm
2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Collaborating Partners
Technology Partners
Platform Partners
Ecosystem Partners
Investment Partners
Merchandize Partners
Media Partners
Supporting Partners