Greetings, Ethereum group!
We’re excited to announce that the applying interval for the fourth cohort of the Ethereum Protocol Fellowship (EPF) is formally open!
The EPF is an initiative geared toward supporting the event of Ethereum’s core protocol by offering a pathway for aspiring protocol contributors to realize the expertise wanted to make significant contributions. This program is particularly tailor-made towards builders and researchers who’ve an unyielding ardour for Ethereum, its group, and the chances of decentralized expertise.
In every cohort, we search to assemble a various group of fellows who will work to advance Ethereum’s expertise in the course of the 4 month fellowship. This consists of every little thing from the event of shopper implementations, testing and specs, and taking part within the newest core protocol analysis.
This system supplies fellows with a singular alternative to collaborate with different gifted people, to have interaction with present Ethereum core builders and fellowship friends, and to make a major influence on the Ethereum ecosystem. Whether or not you are a seasoned developer within the blockchain area, a promising laptop science pupil, or a researcher with an curiosity in cryptography and economics, we encourage you to use!
- Purposes accepted June 1st by June sixteenth, 2023 – APPLY HERE
- The fourth cohort runs from July by November 2023, culminating with an in-person occasion at Devconnect in Istanbul
- Members may have entry to mentors from the core growth group
- Chosen members will likely be supplied with a month-to-month stipend to permit them to give attention to this system
The EPF is totally permissionless program. Anybody is welcome to take part in this system with the identical advantages and help provided to the chosen fellows. A portion of the stipend price range is allotted to rewarding lively permissionless members.
Within the past cohorts, we have had some really excellent fellows who’ve made important contributions to Ethereum, and we’re thrilled to see what the fourth cohort will accomplish. To grasp precisely what sort of initiatives have been labored on and to seek out an inspiration on your personal, you possibly can examine fellows’ work from the first, second and third cohorts.
Applications are now open and can stay so till June 16, 2023. For extra info, please overview the program details within the GitHub repository. On June twelfth at 4:30PM UTC, the EPF team will hold a town hall through Zoom to debate this system and reply any questions.
Collectively, let’s proceed to construct the way forward for Ethereum. We will not wait to see what you will create.