Ardor Community Hackathon - DropsEarn
Ardor Community Hackathon

Ardor Community Hackathon

    Build on the feature rich Ardor blockchain platform and get paid for it.

    Reward pool
    ~ $18310
    Expected profit
    from $270
    Max participants
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  • Activity Type: Contest Content Hackathon Development Design
  • Date: 1 Jul 2020 12:00(UTC+3) - 15 Aug 2020 12:00(UTC+3)
  • Registration: Closed
  • Event status: You can't participate (Event ended)
  • Links: Official Announcement
Go to event page



  • All submissions must utilise Ardor.
  • Source code must be published under AGPLv3, MIT, or GPL License.
  • Design/Image only submissions must be published under Creative Commons.
  • Submissions must be demoed either with a website, app, image, or video.
  • There is no limit to the number of submissions per participant, but they can only win once.
  • Submissions must have begun following the announcement of the contest.
  • Submissions must be completed and submitted by August 15th at 23:59 (UTC).
  • The organizer & judges can partake in a project, but they cannot vote for their own project or win 1st or 2nd place.

Prize Pool ~$18310

  • 1st Place: ~$9520
  • 2nd Place: ~$4020
  • 3rd Place: ~$2150
  • 4-10th each: ~$270
  • Design category winner: ~$820


  • There will be 10 votes from judges
  • 6 votes from the community members that control the prize account
  • 2 votes from Jelurida
  • 2 votes from a public poll done on the IGNIS blockchain

Getting Started Tips

Join the #hackathon channel on Ardor's Slack
Other unofficial support can be found on Discord or Telegram



Development Resources/Tools


  • Client/Wallet dedicated for the marketplace (Info)
  • A second layer for the coin exchange (Info)
  • Metamask for Ardor
  • VR app to visualize blocks and unconfirmed transactions
  • RaspberryPI image (?)
  • Network block propagation monitor (?)
  • Customizable client/wallet for MS currencies (?)
  • Pay for time in a space app (Info)
  • Discord/Twitter/Reddit Tipping Bot
  • Blockchain Notary Bot (Example)
  • Auto adjusting Custom Bundler (Info)
  • Algorithmic stable coin
  • Lightweight contract to adjusts marketplace prices based on current exchange rates
  • Better interface/workflow for vouchers (Info)
  • Atomic Swaps
  • Make advancements/improvements to any of the working tools/apps or Resources/Tools found here


Design Only Ideas

  • Improved UI/UX for official wallet (NRS) (?) (Example)
  • Improved UI/UX for unoffical mobile wallet (Ardor Lite)
  • Infographics to explain childchains, bundling, or any of Ardor's unique features
  • Marketing Graphics


Working Tools/Apps Examples