5 months ago

And the winner is...

The judges have weighed in, and we're excited to share the news! Our winners are:

 
Grand Prize

hardhat-thor

2nd Place & Python SDK ABI v2 Prize

thor-devkit.py

3rd Place

IPFS service in Sync2

4th Place

UE5/VeChain Integration

Best DeFi Project

Synchronization of Backend in VeChain using Connex

Honorable mentions

Congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions on the VeChain Hackathon - Building Fundamentals for the Future gallery.

Even though the competition is over, you don't have to stop coding.…

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6 months ago

Today's the day!

Today's the last day to submit your new framework or tool that will benefit the VeChain developer community... You can do this!!!

Submission deadline = Monday, May 30 at 2:00pm (PT) / 5:00pm (ET)

Start or Edit your project here for a shot at some of the $95,000 USD in VeUSD in prizes 

See all requirements here

 

3 hours left to submitFinish your submission now. Might as well save it early… A rough draft is better than nothing!!

 Submit your demo video. Remember the major requirement is a 3-minute demo video. Make sure it is public and…

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6 months ago

Final Weekend!

It is the last weekend in May, and the last weekend to build your framework or tool that will benefit the VeChain developer community for the hackathon.

Submissions are due May 30th before 5pm EDT - start here

 

Your video is a major component of your submission. Here are some helpful tips for you to plan, create, and publish a winning video. 

 

Get organized. Write out a script of what you need to say, demonstrate in your video, and rehearse it before recording. A good script should: 

  • Be 3 minutes or less.
  • Include your elevator…

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6 months ago

Less than a week away

With all that extra time, be sure to really check your project for completeness and perfection. You can also review the judging criteria to see where else you can score some more points.

Submissions are due: May 30, 2022 @ 5:00pm EDT

 

 SUBMISSION CHECKLIST

  1. Did you create a new framework or tool that will benefit the VeChain developer community?
  2. As a bonus, did you incorporate the tool you built for the hackathon to create a dApp, wallet, DeFi protocol, blockchain visualiser or any other secondary project that showcases the benefits of your tooling in order to be eligible for a Bonus…

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6 months ago

VECHAIN HACKATHON DEADLINE EXTENDED

Yes, we are extending the deadline for submissions until Monday 30th May 2022!

First off, we want to say a massive thank you to those who have supported the hackathon so far. You've been fantastic, and we appreciate the time and energy put into the projects we have received so far.
 
We have decided to extend the deadline so everyone can make sure they can deliver the quality their project deserves. We hope these two weeks will give you a chance to ask questions, finish and submit your project. 

Don't forget that Ease of Use is one of our judging factors,…

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7 months ago

Only 3 days left

Only 3 days left to enter your submission to the VeChain Hackathon - Building Fundamentals for the Future! 

Submissions are due May 16th before 5pm EDT - start here

 

SUBMISSION CHECKLIST: 

Run through this list before you sit back from your project:

  1. Did you create a new framework or tool that will benefit the VeChain developer community?
  2. As a bonus, did you incorporate the tool you built for the hackathon to create a dApp, wallet, DeFi protocol, blockchain visualiser or any other secondary project that showcases the benefits of your tooling in order to be eligible for a…

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7 months ago

Submission Checklist: Do you have everything?

There is just one week left to enter your submission to the VeChain Hackathon - Building Fundamentals for the Future. Submissions are due before May 16th at 5pm EDT. 

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.) Make sure all of your teammates are invited and have accepted their invitations to join your submission! 

 

Submission checklist

Run through this list before you sit back from your project:

  1. Did you create a new framework or tool that will benefit the VeChain developer community?
  2. As…

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7 months ago

Prizes, Prizes, and more Prizes!

 

As if just building cool software solutions and taking your VeChainThor knowledge to the next level wasn’t enough incentive for you, here’s a reminder of the prize potential for eligible participants:

Primary Prizes

  • Grand Prize - $25,000 in VeUSD
  • Second Place - $15,000 in VeUSD
  • Third Place - $10,000 in VeUSD
  • 4th Place - $5,000 in VeUSD
  • Honorble Mentions - $1,000 in VeUSD

 

Bonus Prizes 

  • Best DeFi Project - $5,000 in VeUSD
  • 2nd Best DeFi Project - $2,500 in VeUSD

 

  • Best dApp Project - $5,000 in VeUSD
  • 2nd Best dApp - $2,500 in VeUSD

 

  • Best…

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7 months ago

New Prize for a Special Project

Thanks for participating in the VeChain Hackathon! Today we have added a prize to help inspire you to start building, in case you haven't yet...

 

Help update thor-devkit.py by building a Python SDK ABI v2 Project:

If your Primary Project also meets the below requirements it will be eligible for the Bonus Python SDK ABI v2 Prize.

  • Update the thor-devkit.py to support ABI v2 functionality
  • Write a brief documentation on design decisions and how to use the updated library
  • Write tests to cover functionality introduced by the Project
  • Make a pull request via GitHub on the original thor-devkit.py

$5,000

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8 months ago

Collaboration, Resources + More To Help You Build

Whether or not you have started building your VeChain Hackathon - Building Fundamentals for the Future project, the Devpost’s Discord Community is the perfect place to connect with other developers! Check in to your hackathon to get connected.

Not only can you bounce ideas off each other and ask other developers for technical help, but you can also use it to ask the VeChain team questions!

 

Teaming up

Looking for a challenge team? The Discord Channel can also help you connect with potential teammates.  You can also use the challenge Participants Tab to search for other developers looking to…

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8 months ago

Resources + More To Help You Build

Let’s get started building your VeChain Hackathon - Building Fundamentals for the Future project!

 

Planning

A little planning can go a long way toward a winning project. Check out our Tips for Planning Your Project.

Resources

Figuring out where to start with your project can sometimes be a hurdle in your building journey. The Resources Tab can be a great place to find your footing and take advantage of the documents and other helpful tips.

We can't wait to see your project!