Group organizers are the glue that holds the Ethereum ecosystem collectively, and whether or not they’re main large-scale occasions, native meetups, hackathons or seminars, we would all be wandering at midnight forest of the analog world with out them. However the place’s the enjoyable in counting on probability encounters with kindred spirits recognized by a telltale laptop computer sticker, or that indefinable air of cryptocool?
Though main occasions are inclined to generate extra buzz, not everybody can journey midway the world over for a convention. Smaller occasions play an important function in making Ethereum inclusive, accessible and cohesive: anybody with an web connection and a laptop computer can take part in a digital meetup or be part of a web-based hackathon group, and there are myriad alternatives at any given time.
With this in thoughts, the Devcon group is collaborating with ESP to host a spherical of grants of $500-1500 for meetups and small occasions. In the event you’re organizing an occasion or sequence and need assistance masking related prices, or have been laying aside one thing particular attributable to lack of assets, we’re right here for you! In case your occasion doesn’t have any related prices however you’re operating into another impediment, be at liberty to get in contact anyway and we’ll see if we may help.
To be eligible for a grant, your occasion needs to be:
- Ethereum targeted
- Free to attend
- Open to anybody
- If held in individual, compliant with all native COVID-19 restrictions and steering
- Not targeted on funding, worth or token gross sales
- Occasions which have already taken place usually are not eligible
We hope to listen to from organizers of all types, from anyplace on the earth. No matter whether or not you want help, any occasion that meets the standards can take part – simply submit the shape to tell us you’d wish to be listed on devcon.org and obtain a particular “Highway to Devcon” badge to show in your web site.
Head right here for extra particulars and the submission type.
This grant spherical is particularly focused at small occasions with comparatively minimal prices, with a streamlined software course of. In case your occasion doesn’t match the standards otherwise you’re looking for bigger sponsorships, you’ll be able to at all times submit an inquiry to ESP. 🦄