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|Cryptographic advances related to data availability, succinctness of data verification.||Apply|
|Alternative approaches for cross shard messaging protocols, and their impacts on higher level applications (ex. async, mutex).||Apply|
|Alternatives to state sharding as a throughput solution.||Apply|
|User Advisory Board
|Join our user advisory board, you’ll receive periodic emails from the Aion foundation with specific requests to test releases, tools and more while providing bug submissions and usage feedback based on your experiences.||Per Request||Testing||Claim|
|Submit your Own: Grant Proposal||If you have a proposal for a project you think would drive value for the AION ecosystem, send us a proposal and we will review it. Please use Aion Grant Template.||5,000+ USD||Apply|
Past Grants & Bounties
Get a sense for what kind of grants and bounties we have funded in the past to propose some of your own. If you see a funded grant or bounty that you are interested in, we may consider accepting new applications with similar structures.
|Bicameral Ventures||Bicameral Ventures is a venture investment fund dedicated to early-stage blockchain companies that will build on Aion. This grant was issued to support the launch of this fund, to subsidize set up and operational costs.||1,000,000 USD||Ecosystem Growth|
|@tcrowe||We are currently migrating our web3 offering from an outdated (and soon to be obsolete version) over to a web3.js 1.0 offering, which has quickly become the standard web3 to use.||2,070 USD||Migration|
|@Satran004||This project provides a GraphQL API endpoint to interact with AION Blockchain.||600 AION||Tools/Products|
|@Satran004||The Aion Pay and Aion Blocks webcomponents can be used by any developer to integrate within their website and the Aion FastVM docker allows developer to quickly compile smart contracts.||300 USD||Tools/Products|
|Mastery Testnet Coin Faucet||The Mastery Testnet Faucet built by the BlockX Labs team sends users 10 Aion Coins to be used for testing and development.||5,000 USD||Tools/Products|
|Aiwa||BlockX Labs are building a chrome-based plug-in browser wallet that focuses on a user-friendly experience for all types of users. The solution allows users to securely store their Aion coin, seamlessly sign transactions and smoothly interact with applications on Aion.||113,500 USD||Tools/Products|
|Community Member||This bounty is geared towards non-technical research to analyze the behaviors, anxieties, motivations of a particular ecosystem stakeholder group.||200 USD||Community/Outreach|
|Nodesmith||Nodesmith gives developers reliable and scalable access to the Aion Blockchain Network via easy to use APIs. It is a fundamental tool that abstracts messy infrastructure from developers and allows them to focus on building decentralized applications.||120,000 USD||Network Access|
|Titan Suite||Full-stack blockchain developer tools that allow developers to build dApps on the Aion blockchain with an IDE and CLI.||61,000 USD||Developer Tools|
|Pokt Network||The Pocket iOS and Android Aion plugins will allow any developer to leverage the Aion network using a native or cross platform implementation, connecting to any Pocket Node with Aion support.||19,000 USD||Developer Tools|
|Maven & IntelliJ AVM Plugins||Enables a fully end-to-end Java development workflow with complete AVM and Java smart contract functionality .||10,000 USD||Developer Tools|
|Mavennet||Mavennet are building a bidrectional bridge between Ethereum and Aion, enabling the seamless flow of any ERC-20 Token from Ethereum to Aion and vise versa.||–||Core Protocol|
|Web3j||Built by Web3Labs, Web3j is a lightweight, reactive, type safe library for Java, Android, Kotlin and Scala and is widely used in the blockchain space. Web3j will support the AVM and Java smart contract, fitting nicely with the Aion Java stack.||–||Network Access|
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