KEN Labs:
Metaverse Hack with IPFS

An 8-week hackathon focused on Metaverse! Build projects on IPFS to answer challenges and compete for the $50k prize pool.

8 weeks

Our hacks are larger than a typical hack, allowing you more time to learn and build.


Our hacks are completely virtual with all events taking place via video call.


Win fantastic prizes, including tokens, internships and cash.


Open to students and hackers across the globe.

How it works?

This hack is part of the wider KEN Labs Metaverse programme , also consisting of an educational series and accelerator.


Join the educational series.


Build a project that combines IPFS with Metaverse.


Win prizes.


Start working with KEN Labs that can provide everything you need to generate awareness, drive traffic, connect.

Anyone. Students, Researchers, Professors, Staff, Alumni, Non-University hackers, etc.

Register ▶ Form a team ▶ Attend workshops ▶ Build your project ▶ Get 1-1 mentorship ▶ Submit.

No, we can help you build one or build solo!

Yes, from Protocol Labs and KEN Labs.

Yes! (as long as it hasn’t raised significant funding and you haven’t submitted it in another IPFS hackathon without making substantial changes).


Yes! We actively encourage this.

Join KEN Labs Web3 Community

Join our Slack workspace that can provide everything you need to know about KEN Labs' products and community.


Join our Slack

A channel for you to keep updated on Community events and announcements.



Subscribe to KEN Labs Wechat official account to keep updated on our educational events, hackathons, accelerators, and coding bootcamps!


WeChat Channels

Subscribe to KEN Labs Wechat Channels to watch the education videos!