[Polygon] Polygon + DeFi Alliance Announce Accelerator program!
20th July — We are thrilled to announce that Polygon-based DeFi projects can apply for DeFi Alliance’s Accelerator program. Polygon is a proud Ecosystem partner for DeFi Alliance.
Being the most developer-first and developer-friendly, Polygon is also home to several DeFi projects today and it is expected to be for more hundreds in the coming years. Polygon is already home to various blue-chip DeFi projects including Aave, Curve, Sushiswap, Cream Finance,1inch, Kyber, and Balancer among others.
The Ecosystem Partners Program will provide mentorship and other specific resources for startups focused on building in the Polygon ecosystem while also helping our protocol-agnostic startups learn how to integrate their projects onto Polygon.
Interested DeFi projects can apply through the given form — https://share.hsforms.com/1wsLnVrR_RIewLerNZfVG5A5b660
The deadline for the application is August 11th, 2021.
About DeFi Alliance
The Accelerator Program is a six-week, intensive program designed to give DeFi startups access to liquidity and other support to build, deploy, and grow their platforms. They connect founders to a broad network of DeFi stakeholders — the DeFi Alliance — which includes some of the largest trading firms in the world, other DeFi founders, VCs, legal experts, and other service providers.
Polygon is the first well-structured, easy-to-use platform for Ethereum scaling and infrastructure development. Its core component is Polygon SDK, a modular, flexible framework that supports building and connecting Secured Chains like Plasma, Optimistic Rollups, zkRollups, Validium, etc, and Standalone Chains like Polygon POS, designed for flexibility and independence. Polygon’s scaling solutions have seen widespread adoption with 450+ Dapps, ~350M txns, and ~13.5M+ unique users.
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