We would like to invite you to join us at McHacks, Canada's original collegiate hackathon, hosted annually at
in Montreal on
February 2-3, 2019.
Coming back for round six, we are excited to welcome over 600 students to dream up, develop and deploy
projects–all in just 24 hours! As a sponsor, you will witness tomorrow’s leaders as they experiment with your
and solve problems from the ground up.
What makes McHacks different?
McHacks prides itself on creating an environment that fosters creativity and collaboration.
Over the last 5 years, we’ve seen massive success with the platform that we’ve engineered to allow
sponsors to connect
with participants. In 2017, McHacks welcomed students from over 70 schools, coming as far as Orlando, Waterloo,
York, and our very own Montreal. When you attend our event, all of Eastern North America becomes your audience.
We plan on continuing the great work we’ve done in the past and scout the strongest students, both
otherwise, from across the continent. By sponsoring McHacks, you’ll earn front-row seats to the top talent that
have to offer and a fostered experience to interact with students in the best possible way with our
What can I gain from McHacks?
Branding — Get your name out there to new up-and-coming developers, and some of the top hackers in the
API Demos & Testing — Showcase your products and APIs. If anyone can break it, we can.
Recruitment — During McHacks, you’ll have unfettered access to all of our student developers. You can
our first-class talent to fill your internship and new graduate positions.
McHacks isn’t just an event for hackers, it’s an event for you as well. As a sponsor, we will work closely with
you to ensure
that all of your needs and wishes are met. We want you to get the most out of McHacks and join us in making the
hacker experience possible.
Please find attached a sponsorship tier list with details on various ways you can contribute to McHacks 6.
have sponsorship needs that fit outside of our preset tiers or if you have any questions, please feel free to
out to us at
We look forward to hearing from you to make McHacks 6 the best one yet.
The McHacks Team
Thanked at opening and closing
Stage time at opening ceremonies
Large sponsor table
Post-hackathon recruiting email
Send engineers & designers
Judge grand prizes
Listed in API directory
Host API demo on stage at opening ceremonies
Logo on website
Social media promotion
Logo on t-shirt
Company blurb in program
Seat on panel
Naming rights to a space
Logo on choice of McHacks swag
Distribute swag in swag bags
The title of presenting sponsor is subject to limited availability.
The title of keynote speaker is subject to limited availability.
APIs listed in our API Directory should be public-facing and/or free for
hackers for the duration of McHacks.
Social media promotion posts can be scheduled from your choice of before,
during, and/or after McHacks.
Perks relating to printing must be finalized before December 1, 2018.
Company swag must be received before January 15, 2019 in order to be included
in our swag bags.