Macathon: Friday-Saturday, Feb. 20-21. Build a product. Solve a problem.

Macathon 2015 is coming!

The event will be held February 20–21. Applications ARe now open.
Apply now

Macalester students form teams of 3-6 participants for Macathon, Macalester's overnight innovation and technology contest with over $2,000 in cash prizes. The three teams that come up with the most innovative tech-enabled product or service for either the commercial or nonprofit sector will win.

All teams must send at least one team member to attend ONE of the following info sessions:

Your Toolbox for a Successful Macathon:  

Monday, February 2 at 5:30 pm in Carnegie 06A OR Thursday, February 5 at 12 pm in Carnegie 06A

What is Macathon?

Advice from Per von Zelowitz ’94

Photos From 2013 and 2014




Cash Prizes!

Winning teams will win over $2000 in cash prizes.

1st Place: $1,000
2nd Place: $750
3rd Place: $500

The first-place team will also win a follow-up consulting session with a pair of Macathon judges.

Macathon on Facebook