Earning Badges

You will have the ability to earn badges for your profile pages. The badges are a way for you to showcase your accomplishments.

Badges that can be earned in 2022 include

  • Social Media Influencer– best social media posts*
  • Spirit of GovHack – competitors who learn, share knowledge, and help others*
  • Slack Star – competitors who contribute meaningfully to the Slack community*
  • Trivia Champ – winners of the competition weekend trivia event
  • GovHack Participant – all competitors who participate in the competition
  • GovHack Volunteer – all volunteers who help make the competition possible
  • GovHack Mentor – all mentors who helped during the competition
  • Inclusive Collaborator – for teams that meaningfully include and help in-person and online participants
  • Challenge Winner – awarded per challenge
  • Challenge Runner Up – awarded per challenge
  • Challenge Honourable Mention – not a prize winner, but still a great project

*= as judged by GovHack