2022/03/20 → 2022/05/05, 13:00

BNB Grant Round-1

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  • 25928Contributors

  • 382.41 BNBCommunity contribution

  • 682.63 BNBMatching pool

All Tracks

Tracks of open funding in this round

  • DAOs / Communities

  • Metaverse/Gaming/Music/NFT

  • Blockchain for Good

  • Frontier technology

  • Defi

  • Public Goods (Web3 Infra & Tooling)

🎉Congratulations to the winning judged submissions and quadratic funding recipients!

👇Check out our official announcement with details on all the winning projects


Event Details

From March 21 to May 10, BNB Chain Global Hackathon “Revelation” is open for global application with over $10 Million in prizes and seed funding!

With the most prominent players in Web 3.0 sponsoring and offering global resources, Revelation is not only a place to compete for prizes and seed funding, but a stage for showcasing your developer talent to the world!

How to Submit: https://dorahacks.io/blog/buidlers-guide-revelation-hackathon/

*It is imperative for BUIDLers to reach out to DoraHacks for verification and provide a valid, reachable TG/Discord contact.

*BUIDL page is the main review reference. Please provide detailed projects and team information, plus at least one social media URL (Twitter/Facebook, etc), and Github link.

You have a reason to join Revelation

  • $10 Million in prizes and more fundraising opportunities.
  • Free online workshops and in-person meetups. Stay updated by following @BNBChain and @DoraHacks on Twitter!
  • Network with multichain BUIDLers and top crypto companies and ventures. Join our discord to get connected:
  • Boost your team’s visibility via DoraHacks website and live project demo sessions; Winners will also receive media coverage and interviews!


Projects built on ALL chains can apply for Revelation hackathon. We have 6 tracks to accommodate projects of ALL kinds.

Disruptive DeFi

Innovative Infra

Frontier Tech

NFT, GameFi and the Metaverse


Blockchain for Good

$10 Million in Prizes

  • $300K of Quadratic Funding Prize Pool, allocated by the community contribution
  • $300K = Judge’s Pick Prizes, allocated by review Judges
  • The rest of the funds are reserved as seed funding

$350K Bounties

  • All the BUIDLs of BNB Grant Hackathon are eligible to apply abundant bounties simultaneously, which are sponsored by reputable projects and institutions like NodeReal, Ankr, HashKey, Celer Venus, Pancakeswap and Apeswap.
  • Each BUIDL can apply for 10 bounties maximum.
  • Sponsors are providing $350,000 rewards for bounties, separated from $10M Hackathon prizes and seed funding!
  • Check the detailed requirement and prize for each bounties, please visit here https://dorahacks.io/blog/revelation-bounties/

How do Judges Reivew & Vote for BUIDLs?

Review panellists will vote to allocate the funds based on the BUIDL page and applicant demo.

View details:https://dorahacks.io/blog/judges/

Join BNB BUIDLer Community

Discord is a place we prepared for BNB BUIDLers to play and connect. Join us at https://discord.gg/86y7YusrPk

  • Latest news/notifications of Revelation Hackathon will be posted via this server.
  • This server asks for a simple verification to identify that you’re a BUIDLer. Let us know your username by contacting Discord: DoraHacks#9292/Telegram: @hackerlinkofficial.
  • Judges, sponsors, investors, and more Web 3 companies will be invited to join at the same time. Network and find your opportunities!

Getting Started

How can community vote

Get your Metamask or other wallets ready, log in DoraHacks, and vote for projects you like today!

Voter’s Guide: https://dorahacks.io/blog/guides/voters-guide-revelation-hackathon/

Make sure you have enough BNB balance in your wallet. On-chain activities cost gas fees.


Opening Ceremony: March 21th

Project Submission: March 21th - May 5th

Community Voting: April 20th - May 5th

Judge Voting - May 5th to May 16th

Grand Finale - May 31st, Revelation Summit (Virtual)

Winner Annoucement: May 31st

Workshop Schedule

10am SGT, 31st Mar

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: Mitchell Nicholson, Ventures & DeFi, WOO

9pm SGT, 31st Mar

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: Obie Dobo, Co-Founder & Product Lead, Apeswap

7pm SGT, 1st Apr

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: Diane Dai, Co-founder, DODO

7pm SGT, 6th Apr

Topic: DAO

Speaker: Harry Zhang, Co-Founder and Project Lead, Project Galaxy

7pm SGT, 7th Apr

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: Danny Chong, ​​Co Founder & CEO, Tranchess

9pm SGT, 7th Apr

Topic: DAO

Speaker: Jarindr Thitadilaka (Ja), ​​Project Lead & Founder, GuildFi

7pm SGT, 12th Apr

Topic: Infra

Speaker: Dmitry Savonin, Blockchain Architect, Ankr

10am SGT, 13th Apr

Topic: Infra

Speaker: Mo Dong, Co-founder, Celer Network

10am SGT, 14th Apr

Topic: Infra

Speaker: Eric Yu, CTO & Co-founder, MathWallet

2pm SGT, 18th Apr

Topic: MetaFi

Speaker: Bobby Pham, CMO, KardiaChain

2pm SGT, 19th Apr

Topic: MetaFi

Speaker: Anne, Head of Marketing, NFTScan

10am SGT, 20th Apr

Topic: MetaFi

Speaker: Nathan Sala, Head of Engineering, Animoca

10am SGT, 22nd Apr

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: Sean Hart, Head of Product, Venus

7pm SGT, 25th Apr

Topic: Non-Track

Speaker: Lisa/Patrick, MD/Partner, SkyVision

9pm SGT, 26th Apr

Topic: Frontier Tech

Speaker: David Tarditi, VP of Engineering, CertiK

7pm SGT, 28th Apr

Topic: DeFi

Speaker: CJ Fong, Head of Sales Asia, GSR

How Quadratic Voting Works in Revelation?

Revelation is a Quadratic Funding Grant Hackathon which has a prize pool that is going to be distributed based on the quadratic funding results. When a project is popular among the voters, it’s more likely to get more matching funds from the prize pool.

To know more about Quadratic Funding and how DoraHacks has improved it, please check out the article: https://hackerlink.io/blog/guides/what-is-quadratic-voting-funding-how-did-we-improve-it/

About BNB Chain

BNB Chain is a community-driven, decentralized and censorship-resistant blockchain, powered by BNB. It consists of BNB Beacon Chain and BNB Smart Chain (BSC), which is EVM compatible and facilitates a multi-chain ecosystem. Through the concept of MetaFI, BNB Chain aims to build the infrastructure to power the world’s parallel virtual ecosystem. For more information on BNB Chain visit https://www.bnbchain.world

About DoraHacks

DoraHacks is a global hackathon organizer and one of the world's most active multi-chain Web3 developer communities. As a leader in the global hacker movement, Dora provides crypto-native toolkits to help developers around the world raise funding for their ideas and BUIDLs. 30+ major blockchain ecosystems have already adopted Dora's infrastructure (hackerlink.io / dorafactory.org) for quadratic funding, community contribution, hackathon, bounty distribution, and governance of their developer communities. By far, 2200 projects in the DoraHacks community have received over $20 million in grants and contributions from supporters worldwide.

Useful links

BNBChain Twitter: @BNBChain

BNB Chain Website: https://www.bnbchain.world/en

BSC/BNB Chain Developers’ Resource: https://www.bnbchain.world/en/smartChain

Beginner’s Guide: https://academy.binance.com/en/articles/how-to-get-started-with-binance-smart-chain-bsc

DoraHacks Twitter: @DoraHacks

DoraHacks Website: dorahacks.io

DoraHacks Blog: https://hackerlink.io/blog/

Telegram User Support: https://t.me/hackerlinkofficial