City of Zion is launching its first

dAPPs Competition

And we want you to get involved

The City of Zion council is promoting a decentralised apps (dApps) competition to further elevate the NEO developer community.



Total Gas Prize

Up to 10 Winners

receiving 1350 gas each


Registration starts

16th of September 2017


Submission deadline

16th of November 2017

Competition details

The City of Zion (COZ) Council is happy to promote the first NEO dApps competition. Individual developers or teams are invited to join the NEO Slack #develop channel and submit their work to compete for 10 prizes of 1350 GAS.


Registration is now closed. The registration required the Slack and GitHub username of team members, together with a dApp description.

Entry Submissions

Submissions are now closed.

Any entries after this deadline will not be accepted as part of this competition.

Applications can be made in teams or by individuals. Winners will be selected as per the voting process laid out in City of Zion governance item 7.

Submission requirements

All submissions should be a working minimal viable product (MVP). The dApps submitted should have been demonstrated to work on testnet environments to be eligible for rewards. Smart contract code must be MIT licensed and properly documented. The remainder of the business logic, or supporting features around it can be fully proprietary.

Competition prizes

On the 26st of November 2017 the City of Zion council will announce a list of 10 winners in Slack and on this competition page. Each winner will receive 1350 GAS to launch their applications, from which at least 500 GAS should be used to deploy the dApp.


For the development phase the City of Zion council will provide testnet NEO and GAS for developers and teams on our Slack. The winning participants are invited to join us at the #develop channel to help further their progress.

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City of Zion (CoZ) is a global community of open source enthusiasts for the NEO blockchain, with the shared goal of helping NEO achieve its full potential. See our governance page for more information about our community. Our name comes from the last human city in the Matrix films.

Good Luck!

City of Zion Council