The biggest high school hackathon is back! Build a mobile app, website, Alexa skill, VR game, or just about anything else!

HSHacks IV is the largest high school hackathon.

This year, HSHacks will be taking place at Amazon Web Services office in East Palo Alto.

We're looking forward to seeing you!

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Prizes

$5,036 in prizes

Best Overall

- 4 Fader Stealth Drones
- 4 Amazon DeepLens Cameras

2nd Overall

- 4 Philips Somneo Sunrise Wake Up and Sleep Therapy Lights, HF3650/60
- 4 Amazon Echo Dots

3rd Overall

- 4 $75 Amazon Gift Cards
- 4 Magnetic Bluetooth Speakers

4th Overall

- 3 Beartooth Smart Walkie Talkies (Talk, Text, & Offline Maps)
- 4 Art of Problem Solving $25 Certificates

Best Game

- 4 3-month humble bundles

Best App

- 4 Sketch Licenses

Best App Built Using the Hasura GraphQL Engine

The Hasura GraphQL engine gives you instant realtime GraphQL APIs on a new or existing Postgres database. The best app built using the Hasura GraphQL Engine will win a 100$ Gift coupon from Amazon.

Best .tech Domain Hack

- $150 prize from .tech domains

Best Beginner Hack

- 4 Think Boards

Best Repl.it Hack

- 1 Year Haxxor Subscription
- Repl.it Swag

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Individuals that are enrolled in high school or homeschooled and between the ages of 13 to 18 are allowed to enter this hackathon.

How to enter

To enter, please register at our website, hshacks.com.

Judges

HSHacks IV Judges

HSHacks IV Judges

Judging Criteria

  • Originality and Innovation
  • Potential Positive Impact
  • Technical Difficulty
  • User Interface & Design