• Scope How big an impact will your solution have on the community? Key things that are important are * Scale of the problem being solved * Potential reach * Productivity gains - 10 points Manually integrating several loosely integrated systems, with significant manpower requirements and delays in reporting using manual processes. Limited in ability to timely communicate information on the website, and it is very difficult for them to expand their sponsorship ideas. They have grown from an organization that can be run on a napkin to an organization with a staff and large community, but their website has not been able to scale with their communication needs. They are frustrated that they can not maintain what they have, let alone expand their web presence. They are active on facebook, suggesting that they do have information to share, but they do not have a mechanism to share it on their website. Only reportable metric is members served. Unwieldy donation system has to be costing them moeny • Presentation/Demo: In order to be successful you need to be able to demonstrate and market your solution so that it can succeed long term– 10 points Less of a maintenance load than their current system. Adding a post to the website is about the same as making a post to facebook. • Innovation Displaying innovative solutions to the problems. Do you solve the problem in a novel way? Can you create a solution that is cohesive across different areas or technologies? - 10 points; Use of a ecommerce solution to implement any sponsorship idea that they can come with Reused a technology they are already familiar with, with strongly integrated solutions for event management, donations, and news sharing. The new single source database will allow business process development as their reporting needs and capabilities become more complex. • Accessible by the Target User Base: It’s crucial that the target user base actually has access to the technology in question. Can you articulate the capabilities and limitations of your userbase? Does your product fit within those capabilities or work around them? - 10 points Integrated documentation displayable only to editors and admins Zero technical ability required for day to day maintenance of the website

• Implementable: The projects need to be able to move from "proof-of-concept" to working project. Is your architecture and technology extendable by others? Can the project be tuned to meet different or changing needs?– 10 points Production ready site is live. Next requirements are business process integration and customizing content. • Open Source Software: Open source solutions allow for a wider variety of contributors to be able to improve, extend and build upon. Does your project leverage open source software or libraries? Is your project in github? – 10 points. Entire project is leveraging existing open source project supported and maintained by extensive community of developers • Cover all categories: All teams must get atleast 1 point in all the above categories. Getting a 0 in any one category will mean they are not eligible to win

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