About the challenge
TaroHacks is a 24-hour hackathon held from September 30th to October 1st for middle and high schoolers. This hackathon is organized with the goal of helping students learn new skills to make projects that have an impact on their communities. Hackathon participants will have the opportunity to create a project that improves our environment through an exciting 24-hour challenge. Our hackathon aims to inspire more students of our generation to find an interest in technology and engineering through teamwork, innovation, creativity, and collaboration.
$1,390 in prizes
Desmos Swag Pack
This kit includes a Nalgene water bottle, a sticker sheet, a foldaway tote bag, and a pair of woven socks (one size fits most).
Art of Problem Solving Coupons
Coupon valid for books published by Art of Problem Solving or classes in the Art of Problem Solving School
Coupon may be used for Art of Problem Solving Online Classes or products.
Electronic Arts Digital Game Code
Digital game codes for EA's latest games.
Games include Fifa 23, Madden 23, Star Wars Jedi - Survivor, Need For Speed - Unbound, and F1.
Wolfram|One Personal Edition (1 year) + Wolfram|Alpha Pro Subscription (1 year)
This award is for a year of Wolfram|One Personal Edition plus a one-year subscription to Wolfram|Alpha Pro.
Wolfram|One Personal Edition: https://www.wolfram.com/wolfram-one/
Wolfram|Alpha Pro: https://www.wolframalpha.com/pro-for-students/
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
Pui Ho Wilson Tsang
Ph.D Retired/Substitute Teacher at SCUSD
Director & Founder of Berkeley Coding Academy
Ph.D, Computer Science
Cloud DevOps engineer at Aquiva Labs
Projects will be judged based on the following criteria: Problem/Impact (20%) Creativity (25%) Functionality (20%) Technicality (20%) Presentation (15%)