Hey Hackers!

Are you down for an exciting STEM challenge? Calling all High School Students to come to the 2021 d.hacks virtual Hackathon on the weekend of February 20-21! You will have the opportunity to meet with real people who are facing challenges to create solutions for them using design thinking! Attend amazing workshops, solve problems, and win great prizes!


>>Visit our website to register for d.hacks 2021!<<


Solve issues for participating small businesses and non-profit organizations:

-Atlas Skateboarding


-Open Mind School

-School of Rock San Mateo

   -Singing for Smiles Initiative 


Must be a high school student in the 9-12th grades. 


This is a special user-centered design challenge where you interview/empathize with your user to create a solution for them! You can use anything from web programming to CAD in order to express your idea!

Hackathon Sponsors


$32,895 in prizes

$100 Amazon Gift Card

1st Place Team gets $100 Amazon

Magoosh 1-Year Free ACT/SAT Prep (2)

2 Free Subscriptions of Magoosh ACT/SAT Test Prep

Wolfram Award (25)

This award is for a year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition plus a one-year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro. Each individual prize is worth $375.00.

Wolfram|One 30 Days (50)

Access to Wolfram|One for all participants for thirty days. Wolfram|One includes both Desktop and Cloud access, full access to the Wolfram Language and Knowledgebase, FreeCDF Deployment, 5000 Wolfram|Alpha API calls, 5000 Cloud Credits, 2 installations per user and 2 GB of Cloud Storage. The value of this access is $25.00 per user.

Art of Problem Solving - Free Online Math Courses (4)

Each of these is worth $25 in AoPS products, and can be redeemed online or by mail.

Interview Cake - Free Coding Interview Prep Course (48)

30-days full access to the course for all participants.

1Password -1 Year membership (4)

1Password Families membership 1 year free

Taskade- Pro Membership (4)

Pro unlimited for taskade

Linode- Membership Code (15)

$50 Amazon Gift Card (15)

Use echoAR to build your project and get $50 Amazon gift card for your team.

3-Month Business Tier (50)

Use echoAR to build your project and each team member can get 3 months free use of echoAR business tier.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Maddie H.

Maddie H.

Edward S.

Edward S.

Kasvi S.

Kasvi S.

Taliyah H.

Taliyah H.

Judging Criteria

  • Creativity
  • Relevance to Issue
  • Execution

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