2024 TECHCORPShack

Saturday, November 9 and 16, 2024

A Statewide Hackathon Open to High School Students

November 9, 2024
November 9, 2024
November 9, 2024
November 9, 2024
November 9, 2024
November 16, 2024

This year, 525 high school students in Akron, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, and Elyria will be able to compete in our sixth TECHCORPShack. The TECHCORPShack is a 12-hour event allowing high school students to develop a mobile app that tackles real-world needs or problems. 

 Click the “I’m Interested” button to let us know that you’re interested in participating in the 2024 TECH CORPS Hackathon, and our team will reach out later this year when registration begins.
Please note this is not a registration form!

DISCOVER WHAT IT'S LIKE TO BE PART OF THE TECHCORPSHACK

  • Make NEW friends as you work in a team of five.
  • Get to know a professional in the tech industry as they mentor your team.
  • Learn how to code and design a mobile app that addresses a real-world problem.
  • Learn and practice public speaking as your team presents its app to a panel of tech judges.
  • Play team-building games. Eat snacks all day long.
  • Take home tech swag.
  • Get out of your comfort zone!

Students Will Win Prizes!

525 High School Students Will Compete in Six Cities

Akron

  • Three first-place teams (each team member wins $200)
  • Three runner-up teams (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Cincinnati

  • One first-place team (each team member wins $200)
  • One runner-up team (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Cleveland

  • One first-place team (each team member wins $200)
  • One runner-up team (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Columbus

  • 12 first-place teams (each team member wins $200)
  • 12 runner-up teams (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Dayton

  • One first-place team (each team member wins $200)
  • One runner-up team (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Elyria

  • Three first-place teams (each team member wins $200)
  • Three runner-up teams (each team member wins $50 gift card)

Students from our 2023 hackathon

2024 Official Hackathon Sponsors

TECHCORPShack Sponsorship opportunities:

We still have opportunities available to sponsor the hackathon. For more information email sponsorship@techcorps.org

Media Coverage

Past Hackathons have received excellent coverage in the news media.

  • WBNS 10TV
  • News 5 Cleveland
  • WKYC
  • Hannah News
  • Yahoo News
  • La Mega 103.1
  • Good Day Marketplace-Fox 28