Celcius Network, a leading cryptocurrency earn and borrow platform, has announced that it will organize its first hackathon for developers and artists. The hackathon shall be in Belgrade between the 5th and 6th of March, 2022.
The hackathon is duped Celsius NFT hackathon and it aims at exploring NFTs use cases in Celsius DeFi and Fintech products.
Celsius NFT hackathon
The hackathon will be held at the Impact Hub Belgrade and developers, artists and NFT enthusiasts are encouraged to apply with an application deadline of March 3, 2022, either as individuals or as a team of 3 to 6 people.
The Celsius NFT hackathon participants will first learn about NFTs and Celsius’ products and the technology behind them.
Afterward, the participants will compete in a 24 hours challenge where they shall try to embed cutting-edge technology into the Celcius products.
Artists are specifically encouraged to apply for the hackathon to explore how existing new technology could shape the future of fintech. The artists do not have to have any technical background or experience in fine arts, 3D designers, graphic designers, etc.
The best top three winners of the Celsius NFT hackathon shall be gifted with a total of $5,000 worth of prizes. The first team shall get $2,500, the second shall get $1,500, and the third shall be awarded $1,000.
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Celsius Nuke Goldstein said:
"Since its foundation, Celsius has been on a mission to promote innovation in the fields of crypto, DeFi, CeFi, and decentralized technologies. The emergence of NFTs is a new frontier for us to explore, one of which we have yet to scratch the surface of its full potential. We are excited to brainstorm with the community through this event."