BC Hacktoberfest

A month-long open source competition for students in British Columbia, hosted by StartupStorm, and inspired by Hacktoberfest.

Thank you for participating!

A huge thanks to our participants & sponsors for supporting our first annual BC Hacktoberfest! To our participants, we hope you learned a lot by contributing to open source projects. Below you will find some statistics on how everyone did this October.







How does this work?

Take some time in October to get involved with open source development on GitHub - as you make more contributions to external projects, you and your school's score will increase in the leaderboard below.

What if I'm new to open source?

No problem! Create a GitHub account and follow the official open source guide.

We will also be hosting a series of workshops in October to help you get started with open source development.
Like our Facebook page to stay updated.

Where can I find projects to work on?

You can find projects that are specifically looking for Hacktoberfest contributions here.

You can also browse active projects on GitHub through the trending projects page.

When can I start?

You can sign up anytime and the competition runs from October 1st to October 31st.

How do I join?

Just sign up with GitHub! We also recommend that you sign up for the Global Hacktoberfest Initiative - if you make at least 4 pull requests, you will win a limited edition Hacktoberfest t-shirt!

The competition for this year has ended. See leaderboard below for final results!



Username Number of Pull Requests School
whitef0x0 28 UBC
adinkwok 18 UBC
nanbul98 13 UBC
bobheadxi 12 UBC
jumbosushi 12 UBC
vaastav 6 UBC
iKevinY 5 UBC
tab8748 4 UBC
georgexu99 4 UBC
EverTokki 4 UBC
takejaw6 4 UBC
nicolehli 4 UBC
bchui 4 UBC
jonathan-sj-kim 3 UBC
theblackathena 3 UBC
alisawuffles 3 UBC
chamkank 2 UBC
samsonkeung 2 UBC
jasonsoon 1 UBC
yao00 1 UBC
patricklinpl 1 UBC
luceliu 1 UBC
jsondoo 1 UBC
mvpzzp 1 UBC
svmvnthvs 1 UBC
mathewbushuru 1 UBC
andrewt1 0 UBC
yashadnani24 0 UBC
schan219 0 UBC
jnwu 0 UBC
illeanz 0 UBC
boomerandzapper 0 UBC
simrnsethi 0 UBC
VickyXRJ 0 UBC
ibrahim004 0 UBC
dRl-l 0 UBC
noobcakes4603 0 UBC
LovecraftZhang 0 UBC
AnitaKirkovska 0 UBC
CloudIcarus 0 UBC
annakin6 0 UBC
ahmedhatem3 0 UBC
yutianlin 0 UBC
wwyc 0 UBC
danbrodsky 0 UBC