Students must be in grades 9-12.
Compete as a group (maximum of 3) or individual to build a website that fits into one of three categories: Arts, Education, Entrepreneurship, or Social Impact.
The submitted project must have 4 pages or 4 sections (if using a 1-page design).
The project must be coded in HTML and CSS.
JS/jQuery and other frameworks may be used, but are not required. Extra points will be awarded to responsive sites.
The website must be coded “by hand”. The use of templates or online site builders (Wix, Weebly, Squarespace, etc) will result in disqualification.
The final project must be hosted on Github.
There are 6 mentoring sessions on different topics to help you build the best project possible.
You must attend AT LEAST 2 mentoring sessions.
|January 31, 2020||Mentoring Session #1: Intro to Design Thinking presented by Vanguard Innovation Studio||Register Here|
|February 21, 2020||Mentoring Session #2: Intro to User Experience (UX) and Wireframing presented by Mobiquity||Register Here|
|March 1, 2020||Registration Closes|
|March 6, 2020||
Mentoring Session #3: Iterate, Test, Repeat presented by GURU
|March 13, 2020||
Mentoring Session #4: Help Desk
|March 20, 2020||Submissions Due|
|April 1, 2020||Finalists Notified by Email|
|April 10, 2020||Mentoring Session #5: Prep + Pitch (Finalists Only)|
|April 20, 2020||Final Submissions Due|
|May 2, 2020||Live Event|
The winners are determined during a live judging event on May 2, 2020, from 1-4 pm.
First Place - $5,000
Second Place - $1,000
Third Place - $500Join the Competition
Ctrl+Shift is a city-wide coding competition open to high school students. The goal of Ctrl+Shift is to excite students about opportunities in tech by empowering them to think boldly and build projects that change the way they interact with their communities. This competition is designed to showcase the students’ work and demonstrate what’s possible when we invest in high-quality tech education.
This event and programming are made possible because of local businesses and the community. If you would like to support Ctrl+Shift, email email@example.com more
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