We've awarded 1,092,581 Dai to 47 projects

Started by the Maker Foundation's Community Development team, the Grants Program supported individuals’ and teams’ independent creation of infrastructures and applications for the Maker ecosystem.

1,092,581

Dai Awarded

1,019,677

Dai Dispersed

23,246

Average Dai Award

  • North America

    24

    North America

  • South America

    5

    South America

  • Africa

    2

    Africa

  • Europe

    12

    Europe

  • Asia

    3

    Asia

  • Oceania

    1

    Oceania

  • 39

    Active Projects

    3

    Pre-Launch

    2

    Prototype

    4

    Beta

    29

    Live

    8

    Inactive

    1

    Abandoned

    161

    Total Milestones Completed

    138

    Milestones Proposed

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    Collect data and anecdotes defining the largest issues faced by Maker stakeholders and coordinators.

    Abandoned

    “Made in Rwanda” blockchain Incubator to support native Rwandan entrepreneurs.

    LiveRwanda

    Participate in the upcoming MKR auctions at a backstop price of 100 Dai per MKR.

    InactiveAudited

    Mobile wallet with tight MakerDAO ecosystem integration

    InactiveUS

    BYO Pop up economy

    LiveUS

    A mobile phone can send DAI to another in 5 seconds with a simple QR code scan without any wallet download.

    LiveUS

    A terminal version of the CDP dashboard to maintain access when web interfaces aren't available.

    LiveUS

    CDP Insurance

    An aftermarket of risk pools to insure CDPs against liquidation and offer a top-up function

    InactiveAudited

    APAC region monitoring and alerting for CDPs & Wechat

    LiveAsia

    An ERC20 token that lets you earn interest on Dai without requiring it to be locked in the Dai Savings Rate

    Ching! Service

    This phase focuses on converting Ching!’s payment processor into a profitable and easily consumable microservice.

    Pre-Launch

    Create Dai transaction pop-up markets with a white-label POS system.

    LiveUS

    Spreading awareness of MakerDAO and Dai to crypto artists, NFT collectors, and creative professionals from outside the crypto industry.

    LiveUS

    CryptoPay

    Swap any ERC20 token to DAI and ETH, allows users to Pay By Loan and Manager with auto-created CDPs.

    InactiveIndia

    A seamless digital currency for the country of Curaçao

    LiveCuraçao

    Uber for remittences.

    Pre-Launch

    Daily Wallet

    A simple, Spanish, Dai wallet with mechanisms to subsidize transaction fees.

    PrototypeVenezuela

    A sports betting exchange built on Ethereum smart contracts.

    Open source blockchain software which lets Merchants to accept payments in cryptocurrencies without being exposed to volatility

    Live

    A trustless decentralized way of onboarding new users that don’t have ETH to pay for gas fees

    LiveIsrael

    An liquidation analysis/stress test comparing the effectiveness of Liquidations 2.0 with Liquidations 1.2.

    Live

    Giveth supports Dai as a donation method.

    LiveSpain

    Provides governance metrics for the Maker protocol.

    InactiveSpain

    Provides governance metrics for the Maker protocol.

    InactiveSpain

    This website. A transparent visualization of the grants program.

    Live

    A site for the grants program.

    InactiveUS

    An Ethereum-based event management service that delivers higher event participation.

    Live

    Executing Ethereum transactions with fiat money

    A business analytics dashboard for the Maker protocol by its collateral / vault types.

    LiveCanada

    Maker Data Pipeline and Risk Module

    A data pipeline and explorer to pull and transform blockchain data.

    BetaRomania

    A field study in India to develop a preliminary understanding of their financial & technology markets

    BetaIndia

    An analytics platform for the Maker protocol that tracks system and CDP metrics.

    LiveUS

    A next generation employment ecosystem for the self sovereign worker.

    Pre-LaunchUS

    A portal for quickly creating batches of paper wallets, saved within a single PDF file.

    Live

    PoolTogether applies the incentive of the lottery to the action of saving money, based on the proven concept of a No Loss Lottery

    PoolTogether applies the incentive of the lottery to the action of saving money, based on the proven concept of a No Loss Lottery

    A tokenized ecosystem that incentivizes growth and promotes sustainable engagement in physical and online communities.

    InactiveAudited

    An easily accessible connection between the open blockchain financial system and the old, closed banking system.

    A decentralised app for continuous payments

    A decentralised app for continuous payments

    LiveUSAudited

    An Ethereum based solution for charging of electric vehicles.

    Prototype

    An on-chain DAI metrics and activity monitoring and dashboard

    LiveUS

    A tool for communities to measure and reward value creation

    Live

    A easy way to integrate and receive payments, donations or transfers with crypto tokens that are instantly converted to Stable Coins for the receiver or integrated Dapps.

    LivePuerto RicoAudited

    A easy way to integrate and receive payments, donations or transfers with crypto tokens that are instantly converted to Stable Coins for the receiver or integrated Dapps.

    LivePuerto RicoAudited

    Valente POS

    A point of sales system that generates invoices for cash, crypto, debit and credit card, and other local methods.

    BetaArgentina

    Vending Machine

    The denDai Vending Machine is a reusable implementation of a localcoin which facilitates an ephemeral economy.

    Beta