A student-run entrepreneurship-themed hackathon for aspiring coders and entrepreneurs.

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QuestHacks is a 1-day entrepreneurship-themed hackathon event hosted at Valley Christian High School. 

Our team consists of high school students who are both passionate about coding and entrepreneurship. We want to share our experiences and to help foster the connections between high school coders in the Bay Area at QuestHacks.

Our mission is to provide aspiring coders and entrepreneurs with better opportunities, so they can take their project to the next level. We also want to provide the necessary skills in entrepreneurship and coding to succeed and thrive in their futures.

Event Schedule:

QuestHacks includes workshops, speaker events, and judging in a 12 hour event. We also provide 3 meals for all hackathon participants.

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Prizes

$32,343 in prizes

Wolfram Alpha and One Pro Subscription for 1 Year (35)

The top 7 teams (max 5 members each) will each receive a year-long Wolfram Alpha and One Pro subscription, which includes extremely advanced mathematics, analytics, AI functions and data processing. The top team will receive a free permanent subscription. Each subscription is worth $375, which can be found at https://www.wolframalpha.com/pro/

Wolfram Alpha and One Pro for 30 Days (100)

All participants in QuestHacks will receive a free subscription to Wolfram Alpha and One Pro for 30 days, which is explained in further detail at https://www.wolframalpha.com/pro/

Funds for Further Product Development (12)

The top 3 teams will be awarded cash prizes to further research and development on their hackathon product. The cash value(s) may change, as they are not finalized yet.

Sashimi (Cloud Application Stack Software) Monetary Credits (100)

All participant in QuestHacks will receive $120 of credits redeemable for Sashido, a complete cloud application software. This includes 12 months of credits -- 1M push notifications, 40GB file storage, 1GB database storage, 500GB data transfer, and 1 background job for each student.

Bugsee Credits (5)

All members of the overall winning team will each receive $200 in credits for Bugsee, a service that provides logs and data on all Apple and Android crashes and bugs.

Balsamiq Cloud Service (100)

All attendees will receive a special code that provides a 90-day extended trial for the Balsamiq Cloud service.

CloudSploit Premium Service (5)

All members of the overall winning team will each receive $440 in credits for CloudSploit Premium, a service that connects your AWS, Azure, or Oracle cloud accounts and provides a high level of security for all of your accounts.

Art Of Program Solving (AOPS) Coupons and Discounts (100)

All attendees will receive various discounts and coupons for Art Of Program Solving (AOPS), an online service that provides online school opportunities and access to digital math textbooks.

Free Desmos Swag (100)

All attendees will receive free swag provided by Desmos.

Clerky Lifetime Package

One winner will receive the Clerky Lifetime Package, a service that provides legal paperwork support and aids startup businesses.

Sketch License

One winner will receive a Sketch license, a vector graphics editor software.

Free Pro Licenses for OmniGraffle (2)

2 winners will receive free pro licenses for OmniGraffle, a diagramming and digital illustration application for macOS and iOS.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Requirements/Prerequisites

  • You must be a high school student to attend QuestHacks.
  • You must have signed up online prior to the start of the event.
  • You must have signed the code of conduct.

Judges

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Judging Criteria

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