it also has a much bigger prize fund than any indian one that i've come across - Rs 10 Lakh (~$13,300)
for folks from india:
i'm volunteering to organise a FOSS hackathon, thought that some of you might find it interesting.
it's open to everyone (not just students), and you can either build/contribute to an existing project.
FOSS Enthusiast - Hyperlog, FOSS United
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