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Contributor Rewards

The winning team will get:

  • An all-expense paid trip to the Ocean Builders Launch site in Panama where they can see your creation put into use. This includes airfare, travel, food, and miscellaneous expenses up to $1,500 for up to 3 people.
  • A cash prize of $500.
  • Each team member will get one night's accommodation in a SeaPod Floating Home ($500 value per person).
  • Certificate of participation from Ocean Builders.


  • Grant Romundt, CEO of Ocean Builders
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Project Areas

  • AI/ML
  • Software Development


  1. Apply to participate.
  2. Get into teams on a grouping call.
  3. Collaborate with your team on a private slack channel and "get shit done".
  4. Provide Video Proof of Life for your team.
  5. Document and submit results to the judges.