ByteHacks 2020

ByteHacks is a student-led hackathon that will allow students to create mobile apps, 3D apps, websites, or other projects that solve real-world problems. It aims to spark an interest in technology and problem-solving within middle and high school students.

The theme is "create a project that would aid an individual or group of people during a historical event before 2010"

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Opening Ceremony:

Opening Ceremony Slides: 

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$62,180 in prizes

First Place

$200 per team, 1Password Families membership per person, $250 Digital Ocean Credits per person, HyperX Prizes

Second Place

$150 per team, $125 Digital Ocean Credits per person

Third Place

$100 per team, $100 Digital Ocean Credits per person, 4 months of CloudSpoilt (worth $440) per person

Best Middle School Team

Makey Makey Classic EDU Box per person

Best Website

1 year of Wolfram 1 Personal and Wolfram Alpha Pro per person. $25 AOPS coupons per person

Best App

$1000 Bugsee credits

Raffle (2)

Each of the two winners will get a Magoosh SAT Prep subscription.

EchoAr Prize

$50 amazon gift card per team

Participation Prize

InterviewCake course access, $50 Digital Ocean credit. 1 month of CloudSpoilt (worth $110).

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Our audience consists of middle and high schoolers. 


Submissions need a Github link and a video.


Leena Chuneka

Leena Chuneka

Amit Srivastava

Amit Srivastava

Harish Krishnan

Harish Krishnan

Alon Grinshpoon

Alon Grinshpoon