The Bay Area's First All-Female High School Hackathon Is Back!
For more info, check our website www.pixelhacks.com.
WHAT: PixelHacks II is a free, two-day hackathon for high school women of all programming experiences and backgrounds. There will be many workshops, mentors, a women-in-tech panel, a ton of food, nighttime activities and surprises, cool prizes, and lots of awesome swag - all with support from companies like Snapchat, Twitter, Hi-Chew, and Yelp!
WHERE: Medallia Inc. in San Mateo, CA. (It is right next to a Caltrain station!)
WHEN: January 27-28, 2018.
COST: It's free!
$18,820 in prizes
First Place Overall
- MLH 1st Place Medal (1 for each member)
- 3Doodler Create 3D pens (1 for each member)
- Field Trip to Visit Facebook HQ (no transportation provided)
Second Place Overall
- MLH 2nd Place Medal (1 for each member)
- Snapchat Spectacles (1 for each member)
Third Place Overall
- MLH 3rd Place Medal (1 for each member)
- Drones (1 for each member)
Top Team Award (6)
- 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition
- 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro
Best Presentation (2)
All members of the top 2 teams with the best presentations will receive a STATE designer backpack.
Best Web App
All members of the team that creates the best website hack will receive headphones or earphones from Audio-Technica.
Best Mobile App
All members of the team that creates the best mobile application hack will receive Sketch licenses, Android keychains, and a Facebook Techprep swag bag.
Best .Tech Hack (Using .Tech Domain Name)
The team that creates the best hack on a .Tech domain will receive a $200 Amazon gift card (total).
Best Firebase Hack
All members of the team that creates the best hack using Firebase's API will receive a Smart Video Car Kit for Raspberry Pi.
Best Domain Name from Domain.com
Raspberry Pi and Pi Hut Essential Kit
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Anyone who identifies as a female and is in the age range of 13-18 can attend PixelHacks II.
Teams can range from 2 to 4 members.
How to enter
Apply for PixelHacks II on our website at www.pixelhacks.com.
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