ROTATHON, Hackathon & Ideathon, invites social entrepreneurs and innovators across the globe to develop solutions for a spectrum of problem statements. After the screening of ideas in phase 1, the top 30 teams will be shortlisted. These teams will go through a round of rigorous training and consecutive mentorship to bring their ideas to life. The teams must prepare for a never seen before mega-challenging showdown in April!

With a Vision to Inculcate Social Entrepreneurship and Responsibility, Rotathon seeks impactful responsible solutions for contemporary social problems. Rotathon invites a hub of curious innovators from all age groups and professions, to take this mega-challenge! Rotathon is a source of Business Models with huge social and environmental impact. Rotathon aims at enhancing solutions iteratively via mentorship.

For more details, head to Rotathon Website




Event Description


Registrations: Open

January 24, 2021

Mentorship Sessions

Between February 15, 2021 to February 28, 2021

Registrations: Close

March 3, 2021

Screening: Phase 1

(Presentation Based)

From March 4, 2021 to March 13, 2021

Opening Ceremony with Release of Screening 1 Results

Release of the Top 30 Teams

March 18, 2021

Mentorship Sessions for Top 30 Teams by Corporates & Business Leaders

From March 18, 2021 to April 3, 2021

Rotathon Finale (Screening: Phase 2)

April 24, 2021


Participant Eligibility

Audience: Open for all

Countries: Open for all



For Submission Round 1, the teams need to submit their pitch via a PowerPoint Presentation (of not more than 6 slides) or a Word Document (of not more than 1000 words).

The following points should be included in this pitch:

  1. Idea/Product Name
  2. Track and Problem Statement 
  3. A brief description of the idea/product
  4. Target Audience/ beneficiaries
  5. Impact (Social and/or Environmental)
  6. Business Model (in brief)
  7. Roadmap
  8. About the Team

Hackathon Sponsors


$6,000 in prizes

Hackathon Track Winner (10)

In the hackathon, each track will have one winner.
Each track winner will get prizes worth USD 500.

Ideathon Winner

The Ideathon will have one winner.
Winner will get prizes worth USD 1000.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Sujata Pawar

Sujata Pawar
Founder, Avni

Amit Tyagi

Amit Tyagi





Judging Criteria

  • Feasibility
  • Innovation
  • Social Empowerment
  • Impact
  • Adaptability
  • Business Model
  • Sustainability

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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Hackathon sponsors

Platinum Sponsor
Collaborating Partner
Track Sponsors
Education Partner
Research Partner
Security Partner

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