The Bay Area's First All-Female High School Hackathon Is Back!

WHAT: PixelHacks III 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 from companies like VSCO, Justin's, RXBAR, Microsoft, Facebook, KLA-Tencor, Jetbrains, Expo, and Honest Tea.

WHERE: EY in San Jose, CA. (It is near a Caltrain station!)

WHEN: January 26-27, 2019.

COST: It's free!

View full rules

Prizes

$25,935 in prizes

First Place Overall

- $500 in Digital Ocean credit to each member of winning team
- AirPods to each member
- Award letter for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Second Place Overall

- $250 in Digital Ocean credit to each member of winning team
- Drones to each member
- Award letter for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Third Place Overall

- $125 in Digital Ocean credit to each member of winning team
- Kate Spade Mini Handbag to each member
- Award letter for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Top Team Award (6)

- Award letter for for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro for top 6 teams
- Kate Spade CardHolder for each member of winning teams

Best Presentation

- Google Home Mini Smart Speaker for all members of the team with the best presentation
- Jetbrains personal licenses that can be used on any IDE

Best Mobile App

- Google Home Mini Smart Speaker for all members of the team that creates the best mobile application hack
- Sketch licenses for all members
- Award letter for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Best Web App

- Corsair Keyboard (K65 LUX RGB Compact Mechanical Gaming Keyboard) for all members of the team that creates the best website hack

Best Beginner Hack

- Sketch license for all members of the team that creates the best beginner hack
- Hydro Flask for all members
- Award letter for 1 year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition + 1 year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Anyone who identifies as a female and is in the age range of 13-18 can attend PixelHacks III.

Teams can range from 2 to 4 members.

How to enter

Apply for PixelHacks III on our website at www.pixelhacks.com. (Update: Registration is now closed)

Judges

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Judging Criteria

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