Open Campus Announces $1M in Hackathon Prizes

Open Campus Announces $1M in Hackathon Prizes

Open Campus is launching the Codex Hackathon Series, offering $1 million in $EDU tokens to developers building on EDU Chain.

The Deets

  • $1 Million Prizes: Total of $1 million worth of EDU tokens up for grabs.
  • Three Semesters: Structured into three semesters, focusing on DeFi, learning dapps, and education finance.
  • Prominent Sponsors: Backed by Animoca Brands, TinyTap, ForbesWeb3, ApeCoin, HackQuest, and Rise-In.
  • Developer Support: Winning projects gain access to Open Campus accelerator program and potential additional funding.

The Bulk

Open Campus, the decentralized education protocol, announced the Codex Hackathon Series with $1 million worth of EDU tokens in prizes. This series is designed to encourage developers to build decentralized applications (dapps) on EDU Chain, the first blockchain specifically designed for education. The series is divided into three semesters, each targeting different aspects of building a comprehensive decentralized educational ecosystem.

Starting on July 8, 2024, Semester 1 of the Codex Hackathon Series opens for applications. The first phase will last from July 15 - August 14, and offer $200,000 in $EDU prizes. 

Semester 1 focuses on DeFi and infrastructure applications, setting the financial groundwork for the ecosystem. Semester 2, scheduled for Q3 2024, will target learning dapps to enhance educational opportunities. Semester 3, set for Q1 2025, will concentrate on education finance dapps and on-chain credential applications to enable students to access various earning opportunities.

ğŸŽ¤ Founder Feedback


The Codex Hackathon Series is a prime opportunity for developers looking to disrupt the field of education. With an array of builders, tools, and prizes, the Codex Hackathon incentivizes impact and innovation in education through the features of the decentralized EDU Chain network.Yat Siu, CEO Animoca Brands

📊 By the Numbers

The Codex Hackathon Series will offer a potential audience of more than 20 million learners, with prizes totaling $1 million in EDU tokens across three semesters.

ğŸŽ¬ Take Action

Interested in participating? Register for Semester 1 of the Codex Hackathon Series starting July 8, 2024, on the DoraHacks platform.


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