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Any working professionals or developers who are interested in blockchain, as well as working in small teams, can apply. For students, please see relevant programmes under ZILHive Education.
No, there is a course phase for working professionals and developers respectively to provide in-depth knowledge on blockchain and how to get started on the Zilliqa platform.
We select developers with strong technical skills and business founders with unique insights into a broad array of verticals. We are not concerned with demographic range, prior Zilliqa affiliation or geographic location. If you want to be part of the ZILHive family, apply here!
Yes, ZILHive Incubator will only accept individuals or teams who intends to use the Zilliqa protocol to build their blockchain solutions
Yes, you may apply for the programme as ZILHive Incubator is a global virtual programme. If you’re accepted in the programme, you will not need to obtain a visa for the virtual programme.
No, the ZILHive Incubator is a part-time virtual programme. We will run programme sessions on evenings in Singapore Timezone (GMT+8).
Yes, you can apply to the programme as an individual or as part of a team. Ideally, we would like to see teams formed with different competencies in the initiation phase. However, if you believe that you have the comprehensive skillsets to build on your idea yourself, we would welcome that as well.
Yes. However, the main idea will need to be confirmed during Phase 2 of the programme.
Yes. However, commitment level of 90% for sessions during the incubation programme is required.
Across the phases of the programme, there will be opportunities and set timing to network with fellow participants – where you might be able to find a co-founder and/or your team.
Programme fees are fully sponsored by ZILHive. No cost is required to be part of the programme.
We will not be providing any office spaces or living accommodations during the course of the programme as it is held virtually.
Other Program Details
Yes, there will be a chance for promising ideas/companies to pitch to ZILHive Ventures and receive funding of up to 15K (in $ZIL).
As the ecosystem arm of Zilliqa, ZILHive is incentivised to support all projects building on the Zilliqa blockchain. We treat all application data as confidential information.
As a show of progress, projects will need to have a prototype to show for on Zilliqa Day at the end of the incubation programme.
Projects will have to be focused on either Open and/or Decentralised Finance. More project ideas can also be found on our Mission Board.
Solutions would need to be in line with Mission Board as these are opportunities that Zilliqa is focusing on. Projects would need a prototype by the end of the incubator for eligibility to apply to the grants.
You can view our list of mentors here.