Greetings, Ethereum neighborhood!
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 aimed toward supporting the event of Ethereum’s core protocol by offering a pathway for aspiring protocol contributors to achieve 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 neighborhood, and the probabilities 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 thing from the event of shopper implementations, testing and specs, and collaborating within the newest core protocol analysis.
This system gives fellows with a novel alternative to collaborate with different proficient people, to have interaction with present Ethereum core builders and fellowship friends, and to make a big affect on the Ethereum ecosystem. Whether or not you are a seasoned developer within the blockchain area, a promising laptop science scholar, or a researcher with an curiosity in cryptography and economics, we encourage you to use!
- Purposes accepted June 1st via June 18th, 2023 – APPLY HERE
- The fourth cohort runs from July via November 2023, culminating with an in-person occasion at Devconnect in Istanbul
- Contributors can have entry to mentors from the core growth neighborhood
- Chosen individuals 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 energetic permissionless individuals.
Within the previous cohorts, we have had some really excellent fellows who’ve made vital contributions to Ethereum, and we’re thrilled to see what the fourth cohort will accomplish. To know precisely what sort of initiatives have been labored on and to seek out an inspiration in your personal, you possibly can examine fellows’ work from the first, second and third cohorts.
Purposes are actually open and can stay so till June 18, 2023. For extra info, please evaluation the program particulars within the GitHub repository. On June twelfth at 4:30PM UTC, the EPF group held a city corridor to debate this system and reply any questions.
Collectively, let’s proceed to construct the way forward for Ethereum. We won’t wait to see what you may create.