Fantom Hackathon Q1 2023

Fantom Hackathon Q1 2023

Welcome to the Fantom Q1 Hackathon for 2023

The Fantom Foundation is calling on you to build a working software application that integrates with the Fantom blockchain! Need tips on how to get started? Check out our full developer documentation here and feel free to drop by the official Discord with questions, as well as our official forum for more long-format help!

New to Fantom and starting from square one? Find our "getting started" information here.

Helpful tip: On Fantom, you can deploy your dApps just like on Ethereum.

Fantom is developer friendly, Solidity & Vyper compatible – start building with tools you’re already familiar with: Remix, Truffle, and MetaMask.

Submission Period: January 25, 2023 (12:00 pm Eastern Time) – March 8, 2023 (5:00 pm Eastern Time)

Judging Period: March 10, 2023 (10:00 am Eastern Time) – March 19, 2023 (5:00 pm Eastern Time)

Winners Announced: On or around March 23, 2023 (3:00 pm Eastern Time).

Please read the Official Rules and Eligibility & register here


What to Build

Build a working software application that integrates with the Fantom blockchain.

What to Submit

  • Include a video (no more than 3 minutes) that demonstrates your submission. Videos must be uploaded to YouTube, Vimeo, or Facebook Video and made public.
  • Provide a URL to your code repository. Provide access by making it public or sharing with and
  • Provide links from to your contracts.
  • The completed submission form on Devpost before the deadline.
  • Please read the Official Rules and Eligibility for full details & register here

$50,000 in Prizes

All prizes will be paid in cryptocurrency.

1st Place
• $10,000 USDC

Honorable Mentions (4)
• $3,000 in USDC

Best GameFi App
• $2,500 in USDC

2nd Place
• $7,500 in USDC

Most Creative App
• $2,500 in USDC

Best NFTs App
• $2,500 in USDC

3rd Place
• $5,500 in USDC

Best Trading App
• $2,500 in USDC

Student Prize (5)
• $1,000 in USDC

Please read the Official Rules and Eligibility & register here


Andre Cronje
Andre Cronje Architect / Fantom Foundation

Samuel Harcourt
Samuel Harcourt Director of Business Development / Fantom Foundation

Michael Kong
Michael Kong CIO / Fantom Foundation

Juan Angel
Juan Angel Head of Marketing / Fantom Foundation

Quan Nugyen
Quan Nugyen CTO / Fantom Foundation

Nick Roosa
Nick Roosa Social Media Manager / Fantom Foundation

Judging Criteria

  • Technological Implementation
    Does the interaction with Fantom demonstrate quality software development
  • Design
    Is the user experience and design of the project well thought out?
  • Potential Impact
    How big of an impact could the project have on the blockchain industry?
  • Quality of the Idea
    How creative and unique is the project?

Please read the Official Rules and Eligibility and register here

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