Gitcoin.co’s DEFI & Cross-Chain Interoperability Hackathon is scheduled to run from October 18, 2021 to November 8, 2021. Binance Smart Chain (BSC) is set to join the said hackathon event under the auspices of its recently announced US$1 Billion Growth Fund for BSC and the blockchain industry. An AMA session for the US$1 billion Growth Fund is scheduled for 27th October, 2021.
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In the upcoming three weeks’ period, teams can submit their hackathon application. Contestants would compete to seek solutions that aim to offer enhanced interoperability and cross-chain functionality for NFTs. The pitched solution would table a fitting solution with the potential of boosting the BSC ecosystem development. The total prize to be won is US$50,000.
- Gitcoin Website: https://gitcoin.co/
- Gitcoin Discord: https://gitcoin.co/discord
- BSC Gitcoin Profile: https://gitcoin.co/hackathon/defi-crosschain/?org=binance-chain