- Participants must have completed 60 credit hours.
- Participation must be in groups, not less than 2 and up to 5 participants. A diversity in specialties is encouraged.
- Each participant is allowed to be part of only one group.
- Graduation projects will not be accepted.
- Each group must assign a team leader in order to be the focal point with Hakeem Academy team throughout the competition.
- It is not allowed for students to use other teams projects’ that participated in HAAC in previous years.
- Participants who applied to HAAC in previous years and were not accepted are encouraged to participate again.
- Master’s students are allowed to participate in the competition.