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Why to participate at the Symbol Hackathon?

We offer the possibility of creating a viable project through the NEM Ignite accelerator program prize and also drive innovation using the new Symbol blockchain technology. Participants will engage with the mentors and create prototypes, fresh concepts, and other innovations.

Who are eligible to join the hackathon?

Participants have an array of skills and come from countless backgrounds. Whether you’re getting started with your tech journey, learning more about blockchain, or want to test your skills, we invite all to join. We have great mentors and helpers to support you.

What are the prizes?

We hope that you all have a great time and have a great experience of the hackathon.
The selected project will win a prize fund of $10,000 in $XEM, or entrance to NEM Ignite’s Incubator, a possibility for the winner.

The second prize wins $7,000.00 in XEM.

The third prize wins $5,000.00 in XEM.

Who owns my work and IP?

The team that develops the project is the owner of the intellectual property and project.

We do encourage making the code open source or sharing of code with others in the community.

You are allowed to use open source libraries, your own libraries etc. to develop your solution.