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Who is the point of contact for the application?
If you are applying as an individual, leave blank

Please indicate your country or the country where the team lead is located.

You can write as many countries as needed.
Please choose your current time zone to help us schedule calls.

This should be a concise description of the title of your project.
Describe your project in a few sentences (you'll have the chance to go into more detail in the long form). If it's already underway, provide links to any existing published work.
Please choose a category that your project best fits in.

Who is working on this project? Give us a bit of info and include relevant links, if available! Please provide other projects or research papers (ideally public and/or open source), engagements or other types of proof that your team has the necessary experience to undertake the project you are applying for.
Any links for us to review? E.g. repos, publications, blog posts, etc.
What are your deliverables and what is outside of scope? What is the expected output?
What are you hoping to accomplish with this grant? How do you define and measure success for this project?
Estimated grant amount. Ex: USD 50,000.
Please include a brief explanation on the milestones/roadmap in a 3-6 months timeframe, along with expected deliverables. Also outline how the funds will be used for the research project and/or members of the team.
Have you come across any obstacles thus far? If so, how have you attempted to tackle these issues? Have you been successful in overcoming them?
Aside from funding and financial support, are there other resources that would help you or your team succeed?

Please be as specific as possible (e.g. an email received, an individual who recommended you apply, a link to a tweet, etc.).

URL only.


Ex: @mytwitterhandle
In regards to your submission, we'll get in touch with you via email by default. As backup, if you'd like to provide alternative contact info, you may do so. Not required.
Is there anything we didn't cover in the above questions? Feel free to add any relevant links here. This is optional.
People gathered around the Ethereum tree
People gathered around the Ethereum tree

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