AWStartathon – Build Your Startup on AWS

AWSUGHYD is organizing AWStartathon, a 34 hour over-night Hackathon you can particiate in to build your startup idea, network with investors and experts and win free AWS Credits worth upto $1000 USD (for qualifying startups, T&C apply), free digital incubation and more!


  • To participate, you need to be a developer / entrepreneur with either an idea for a project or have the passion to work on a startup
  • You will need to deploy your project on AWS. You are not allowed to use any other cloud platform
  • You can participate as a individual or a team (max 5 people)
  • You can participate with a pre-assembled team or form your team at the Hackathon
  • Food, snacks will be provided to everyone for the entire duration of the Hackathon

Judging Criteria

Your project will be judged based on the following criteria :
– Idea (Innovative and Impactful),
– Implimentation (Design, Functionality, Performance, User Experience),
– Tech (Tech Stack, AWS Features used etc)
– Pitching (how well you pitch your startup)
– Business Plan (how will your startup make money)


  • Free AWS Credits upto $1000 USD (for qualifying startups, T&C apply),
  • Free digital incubation of your startup
  • Investor Pitching
  • Free swag!
    More prizes will be announced soon!