Events

Upcoming Programs

ProgramParticipantsLocationDates
EAH Game Design Camp6-12 grade studentsOnlineJun 17-21, 2024
Bioinformatics CampRising 9th - 12th grade studentsOnlineJul 29 - Aug 2, 2024
Portland Donor EventDonorsPortland, OregonSep 22, 2024
San Jose Donor EventDonorsSan Jose, CaliforniaNov 16, 2024
ProgramParticipantsLocationDates
AMD Pervasive AI Developer ContestOpen to all Developers and Coding EnthusiastsOnlineNovember 2023- July 2024
Western Digital x Shooting Stars HackathonGreater Bay Area middle and high school girlsWestern Digital CampusApril 17th, 2024
Western Digital Online HackathonMiddle and high school girlsOnlineApril 20th, 2024
SSF TechBridge ProgramGreater Bay Area rising 9-11 gradersGreater Bay Area and onlineJuly 08th -July 26th 2024
Amgen Thousand Oaks AI Entrep CampMiddle and high school students in Thousand oaks areaThousand Oaks AreaJuly 22nd to July 26th 2024
IBM DatathonCollege students internationallyChennai, Bangalore, London, OslowOct-24
Program
Participants
Location
Dates
Chess Camp
All are welcome
Online
5/14 - 8/14
Girls Tech Immersion - 1
High school girls
Online
6/12 - 6/30
Girls Tech Immersion - 2
High school girls
Online
6/26 - 7/14
EAH Housing -Mobile App Design
EAH Housing Residents
EAH Housing Locations, CA
7/10 - 7/14
Girls Tech Immersion - 3
High school girls
Online
7/10 - 7/28
Amgen - BioInformatics
9-12 grade students
Hybrid
7/17- 7/21
EAH Housing - Game design
EAH Housing Residents
EAH Housing Locations, CA
7/24 - 7/28
Tampa - Amgen - Entrep and Mobile App design
7-12 grade students
Amgen Tampa Headuqarters
7/24 - 7/28
Financial Planning Academy
High School Girls
Online
7/24-8/4
All India Women Hackathon
College Women in India
Online
8/5-8/6
Netscout Hackathon
7-12 grade Girls
Netscout Allen Office
9/23
Congressional App Challenge Camp
7-12 grade students
Online
9/23 - 10/28
Optiv Cybersecurity Hackathon
College Students
Optiv Bangalore Office
September
AAUW Hackathon
7-12 grade Girls
Online
10/7
IBM Datathon
College Students
London, Bangalore, Chennai - In Person Global - Online
10/28
Western Digital Hackathon
7-12 grade Girls
Online
11/11

Past Programs

Program
Participants
Location
Dates
Whitewater Middle School - Introduction to Game Design
Whitewater Middle School - 8th Grade
Online
10/17 to 11/17 1:30 - 3 PM EST
Community in Schools - Intermediate Game Design
Community in Schools Charlotte, NC
Online
11/8 - 12/1 - 6 PM - 7:30 PM EST
Donor, Volunteer and Partner Appreciation Dinner
All SSF donors, volunteers, and partners
Fremont, CA
11/6 - 5 PM - 9 PM
AMD-Xilinx All Girls Hackathon
High school girls in the US and internationally
Online
12/11 - 12/12 - 7 AM PST to 7 AM PST
Monthly Ed Session: College Admissions Trends and Changes Seminar with FLEX College Prep
Any and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universities
Online
11/12 - 4-5 PM PST
Monthly Ed Session: CS/Engineering-Winning Strategies For Getting In with FLEX College Prep
Any and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universities
Online
12/3 - 4-5 PM PST
Shooting Stars Fundraiser
General public - All are welcome
Portland, OR
12/10 - 5-9 PM
EAH Low Income Housing - Introduction to Game Design
Middle and high school residents of EAH Housing communities
Online
1/2 - 1/6 - 3 PM - 5 PM PST
Netscout Pune Hackathon
College Students
Online and Pune, India
1/21-1/22 - 9 AM IST
KLA All Girls Colleges Hackathon
College Students
KLA Office, Perungudi, Chennai
2/25-2/26 - 9 AM IST
COGNIZANT Tech for Good Hackathon - STAR HACK ERA'23
College Students
GCT, Coimbatore
4/1-4/2 - 24 hours continuous hack
Genesys All Girls Mentorship
Scholars
Genesys Office, Chennai
4/8- 9 AM IST
ProgramParticipantsLocationDates
AMD-Xilinx All Girls Hackathon High school girls in the US and internationally Online12/11/2023 to 12/12/2023, 7 AM-7 AM PST
Shooting Stars FundraiserGeneral public - All are welcomePortland, OR12/10/2023, 5-9 PM
Monthly Ed Session: CS/Engineering-Winning Strategies For Getting In with FLEX College PrepAny and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universitiesOnline12/3/2023, 4-5 PM PST
Monthly Ed Session: College Admissions Trends and Changes Seminar with FLEX College PrepAny and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universitiesOnline11/12/2023, 4-5 PM PST
Western Digital and AAUW Hackathon7-12 grade girlsOnline11/11/2023
Community in Schools - Intermediate Game Design Community in Schools Charlotte, NCOnline11/8/2023 to 12/1/2023, 6 PM - 7:30 PM EST
Donor, Volunteer and Partner Appreciation DinnerAll SSF donors, volunteers, and partnersFremont, CA11/6/2023, 5 PM-9 PM
IBM DatathonCollege studentsLondon, Bangalore, Chennai - In Person Global - Online10/28/2023
Whitewater Middle School - Introduction to Game Design Whitewater Middle School - 8th Grade Online10/17/2023 to 11/17/2023, 1:30 - 3 PM EST
Congressional App Challenge Camp6-12 grade studentsOnline10/7/2023 to 10/29/2023
Optiv Cybersecurity HackathonCollege studentsOptiv Bangalore Office10/14/2023
Netscout Pune Hackathon 7-12 grade girlsNetscout Office, Allen, TX9/23/2023
All India Women HackathonCollege Women in IndiaOnline8/5/2023 to 8/6/2023
EAH Housing - Game designEAH Housing ResidentsEAH Housing Locations, CA7/24/2023 to 7/28/2023
Tampa - Amgen - Entrep and Mobile App design7-12 grade studentsAmgen Tampa Headuqarters7/24/2023 to 7/28/2023
Financial Planning AcademyHigh School GirlsOnline7/24/2023 to 8/4/2023
Amgen - BioInformatics 9-12 grade studentsHybrid7/17/2023 to 7/21/2023 , 1-5pm PST
SustainabilityHigh School GirlsOnline7/17/2023 to 7/21/2023 , 1-5pm PST
EAH Housing -Mobile App DesignEAH Housing ResidentsEAH Housing Locations, CA7/10/2023 to 7/14/2023
Girls Tech Immersion - 3 High school girlsOnline7/10/2023 to 7/28/2023
Girls Tech Immersion - 2 High school girlsOnline6/26/2023 to 7/14/2023
Girls Tech Immersion - 1High school girlsOnline6/12/2023 to 6/30/2023
Chess CampAll are welcomeOnline5/14/2023 to 8/14/2023
Genesys All Girls Mentorship Scholars Genesys Office, Chennai 4/8/2023, 9 AM IST
COGNIZANT Tech for Good Hackathon - STAR HACK ERA'23 College Students GCT, Coimbatore4/1/2023 to 4/2/2023, 24 hours continuous hack
KLA All Girls Colleges Hackathon College Students KLA Office, Perungudi, Chennai 2/25/2023 to 2/26/2023, 9 AM IST
Netscout Pune Hackathon College StudentsOnline and Pune, India 1/21/2023 to 1/22/2023, 9 AM IST
EAH Low Income Housing - Introduction to Game Design Middle and high school residents of EAH Housing communitiesOnline1/2/2023 to 1/6/2023, 3 PM - 5 PM PST
Program
Participants
Location
Dates
Whitewater Middle School - Introduction to Game Design
Whitewater Middle School - 8th Grade
Online
10/17 to 11/17 1:30 - 3 PM EST
Community in Schools - Intermediate Game Design
Community in Schools Charlotte, NC
Online
11/8 - 12/1 - 6 PM - 7:30 PM EST
Donor, Volunteer and Partner Appreciation Dinner
All SSF donors, volunteers, and partners
Fremont, CA
11/6 - 5 PM - 9 PM
AMD-Xilinx All Girls Hackathon
High school girls in the US and internationally
Online
12/11 - 12/12 - 7 AM PST to 7 AM PST
Monthly Ed Session: College Admissions Trends and Changes Seminar with FLEX College Prep
Any and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universities
Online
11/12 - 4-5 PM PST
Monthly Ed Session: CS/Engineering-Winning Strategies For Getting In with FLEX College Prep
Any and all 8-12 graders looking to apply to US colleges and universities
Online
12/3 - 4-5 PM PST
Shooting Stars Fundraiser
General public - All are welcome
Portland, OR
12/10 - 5-9 PM
EAH Low Income Housing - Introduction to Game Design
Middle and high school residents of EAH Housing communities
Online
1/2 - 1/6 - 3 PM - 5 PM PST
Netscout Pune Hackathon
College Students
Online and Pune, India
1/21-1/22 - 9 AM IST
KLA All Girls Colleges Hackathon
College Students
KLA Office, Perungudi, Chennai
2/25-2/26 - 9 AM IST
COGNIZANT Tech for Good Hackathon - STAR HACK ERA'23
College Students
GCT, Coimbatore
4/1-4/2 - 24 hours continuous hack
Genesys All Girls Mentorship
Scholars
Genesys Office, Chennai
4/8- 9 AM IST
Entrep and Mobile App Design
Online
Middle and high school Students
6/5 - 6/16
Girls Tech Immersion
Online
High School Girls
6/12 - 6/30
Sustainability
Hybrid - Bay Area Online
Middle and high school Students
6/12 - 6/16
Entrepreneurship and Web Design
Middle and high school Students
6/19 - 6/23
EAH Housing Communities
Bioinformatics
Hybrid - Bay Area Online
Highschool Students
7/17 - 7/21
Entrep and Mobile App Design
Hybrid - Amgen FL Offices and Online
Highschool Students
7/24 - 7/28
Game Design
EAH Housing Communities
3rd-12th Grade
7/24 - 7/28