A 24-Hour Coding Event for High Schoolers of All Skill Levels
Hack the Heat is a 24 hour student-run summer hackathon, aimed at giving high-school students an opportunity to collaborate, design, and build awesome apps and gadgets, all for the chance to win excellent prizes! Unlike most hackathons, our event is open to high schoolers of all skill levels, and while friendly competition will be present, growing in skill should be the primary aim for all of our attendees.
For more information, and to sign up, please visit our website at hacktheheat.net.
$245 in prizes
Best Web App
Best Mobile App
All students age 12-18 are eligible to attend Hack the Heat.
You must register in advance on our website, hacktheheat.net in order to attend.
This is an in person hackathon, so you must be present to participate.
Director of Software Development at SPS Commerce
Global ISV, Azure Architecture Specialist at Microsoft
Software Engineer at Target
Software Engineering Manager at Intercomp Company
Apps will be judged on their overall user experience/interface. This is an important aspect, as effective apps should be intuitive and easy to use.
Judges will take into account the "behind the scenes" work that went into your app. This focuses mainly on the server side aspects of the app.
Application's ability to effectively solve a problem.