This year our ChickTech: High School program kick off event will take place on December 9 – 10, 2017 at August Home (657 Bryant St, San Francisco, CA 94107 – just a short walk from the San Francisco Caltrain).

By asking educators to hand-select our participants, we are giving our participants a vote of confidence:
people who know them and their abilities have nominated them for this exclusive opportunity!

If you are a student and can’t find an educator to nominate you please reach out to with the following subject “HS Program 2017/2018”.

Application Process

Now – Early-November: Nomination
Educators fill out the nomination form with the names of high school girls who:

  1. Have an above-average aptitude for math or science, along with creativity and willingness to learn new things
  2. Would probably not consider a tech career without extra encouragement
  3. May have not created technology before (i.e. who are not already on a robotics team, haven’t attended a STEM camp, etc.)
  4. Are eligible for free or reduced lunch

Late-October – Mid-November: Invitation
We send to each of our our nominees, an invitation letter including their registration code, the event agenda and workshops description.

Late-October – Mid-November: Registration
Participants register online for the event. The event is first come, first served, although we will have a waiting list in case there are cancellations.

December 9 – 10, 2017: The ChickTech Bay Are Kick-off Event!


ChickTech is a registered 501(c)3.