Superposition III is a 24-hour hackathon aimed at high school and college females (trans and non-binary inclusive) in the Bay Area of all experience levels and backgrounds.

We are passionate about offering attendees a safe, welcoming, and supportive environment to experiment with technology at any experience level. Additionally, we want to generate a larger interest and help more girls learn and thrive in the technology-related fields.

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Prizes

$4,346 in prizes

Best Overall Hack

- iPads (2018, 32GB, Wifi-Only) (for each member)
- Hydroflask (for each member)

2nd Place Overall Hack

- Airpods 2 (for each member)
- Hydroflask (for each member)
- Think Boards (for each member)

3rd Place Overall Hack

- Airpods 2 (for each member)
- Hydroflask (for each member)
- Think Boards (for each member)

Most Innovative Hack

- Fujifilm Instax Camera (for each member)
- Polaroid Film (for each member)
- Hydroflask (for each member)

Best Social Good Hack

- Fujifilm Instax Camera (for each member)
- Polaroid Film (for each member)
- Hydroflask (for each member)

Best Beginner Hack

- Fujifilm Instax Camera (for each member) - Polaroid Film (for each member) - Hydroflask (for each member)

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:

Eligibility

Anyone who identifies as a female in high school and college is welcome. We are inclusive of all non-binary and trans students! Although we do not accept males as attendees, we wholeheartedly welcome all genders to sign up as a mentor, workshop leader, judge, or volunteer!

Requirements

Your project must be completely built at this hackathon!

Judges

Ravital Solomon

Ravital Solomon
NuCypher

Lizzie Turner

Lizzie Turner
Holberton School

Tatiana Libman

Tatiana Libman
Mills College

Ellen Spertus

Ellen Spertus
Mills College

Karynne Black

Karynne Black
42 Silicon Valley

Judging Criteria

  • Presentation
    Based on pitch to judges
  • Aesthetics
    Based on design, UX and UI
  • Usefulness
    Based on practical usage
  • Originality
    Based on originality/creativity
  • Difficulty
    Based on technicality
  • Functionality
    Based on the hack working