Greetings, Ethereum neighborhood!
We’re excited to announce that the appliance 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 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 neighborhood, and the probabilities of decentralized know-how.
In every cohort, we search to assemble a various group of fellows who will work to advance Ethereum’s know-how in the course of the 4 month fellowship. This consists of every part from the event of shopper implementations, testing and specs, and taking part within the newest core protocol analysis.
This system gives fellows with a singular alternative to collaborate with different proficient people, to have interaction with present Ethereum core builders and fellowship friends, and to make a major affect 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!
- Applications accepted June 1st via June 18th, 2023 – APPLY HERE
- The fourth cohort runs from July via November 2023, culminating with an in-particular person occasion at Devconnect in Istanbul
- Individuals can have entry to mentors from the core growth neighborhood
- Chosen individuals might be supplied with a month-to-month stipend to permit them to deal with this system
The EPF is totally permissionless program. Anybody is welcome to take part in this system with the identical advantages and help supplied to the chosen fellows. A portion of the stipend finances is allotted to rewarding lively 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 grasp precisely what sort of initiatives have been labored on and to search out an inspiration on your personal, you may examine fellows’ work from the first, second and third cohorts.
Applications are now open and can stay so till June 18, 2023. For extra data, please overview the program details within the GitHub repository. On June twelfth at 4:30PM UTC, the EPF team held a town hall 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.