Corpus Hacks

December 11th, Bay Area

Corpus Hacks is a 12 hour student-run biology oriented hackathon for middle and high schoolers in the Bay Area. Participants will receive free swag, prizes and food. They will have the opportunity to participate in workshops, learn from industry experts, and develop their coding skills in a stress-free environment.


πŸ“š How much experience do I need?

All experience levels are welcome! Corpus Hacks invites beginners to participate.

βš–οΈ Who will be judging?

Projects will be judged by industry experts from Bay Area tech companies.

πŸ“ What forms do I need to fill out?

We will send out waivers to participants who filled out the registration form.

πŸŽ’ What should I bring?

A computer and a charger. Everything else will be provided.

πŸ§‘β€πŸ€β€πŸ§‘ Do I need a team?

No, teams are not required. We will give time for participants to meet each other and form teams of up to four at the beginning of the event.

πŸ’» What is a hackathon?

A hackathon is an educational event where coders can create new thingsβ€”you can make apps, websites, hardware hacks, etc.

πŸ§’ Who is eligible?

All middle and high schoolers are eligible.

⌚ Am I required to stay for the entire event?

No, you are welcome to leave whenever you want!

πŸ’Έ Do I have to pay?

The hackathon is free!

❓ I have a question!

Feel free to reach out by email!


Swarnya Srivastava β€’ Lead, she/her

Mridula Srinivasan β€’ Operations, she/her

Shridhula Srinivasan β€’ Logistics, she/her

Ritwika Ghosh β€’ Finance, she/her

Muskaan Garg β€’ Outreach, she/her

Our Mission

Corpus Hacks hopes to provide an opportunity for teenagers to find peers with similar interests in biology and computer science. We want to let middle and high school students explore the intersection of biology and computer science in a low-stakes environment.

Interested in sponsoring us? Check out our sponsorship prospectus!