KleinHacks is a student-led hackathon that aims to inspire the next generation of innovators from around the Klein ISD area. High school students, business partners, and community members collaborate on projects with applications in technology and a variety of other fields. Hosted online on March 6-7, 2021, students will be immersed in a 24-hour innovation challenge. The event is completely free to all students.

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Prizes

$2,888 in prizes

Best First Time Hackers

Best Hack done by a group of first time hackers. 3/4 of your team must be first time hackers to qualify. JLab Audio Go Air True Wireless Earbuds.

3rd Place

Choice between: 144Hz Sceptre Curved Gaming Monitor, Anker Soundcore Life Q20 Headphones, or Xbox One S with Minecraft.

2nd Place

Choice between: 144Hz Sceptre Curved Gaming Monitor, Anker Soundcore Life Q20 Headphones, or Xbox One S with Minecraft.

1st Place

Choice between: 144Hz Sceptre Curved Gaming Monitor, Anker Soundcore Life Q20 Headphones, or Xbox One S with Minecraft.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

All current Klein ISD high school students can attend our event. Teams can be a maximum of four hackers.

Requirements

Short video showing off your hack:

  • Up to 4 minutes (judges will stop watching after 4 minutes)
  • On Google Drive
  • Create a sharable link for ALL of Klein ISD
  • Attach the link to your submission

Judges

KleinHacks Judges

KleinHacks Judges

Judging Criteria

  • Utility
    How functional the submission is
  • Aesthetics
    How the submission looks and feels
  • Innovation
    How creative the submission is
  • X-Factor
    How awesome the submission is

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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