February 17th, 2022 - The Algorand Foundation today welcomes AlgoHub to the Algorand ecosystem. AlgoHub is the latest Foundation grant recipient and has been awarded funding to develop a Virtual Blockchain Developer Hub for the Asia Pacific Region. AlgoHub is a virtual community designed to grow the pipeline of Algorand Developers and connect them to funding opportunities and projects in the AsiaPacific region.
“At AlgoHub, we are solving the shortage of Web3 programmers in the Blockchain Ecosystem one block at a time! If you want to become a blockchain developer we can support your journey through;
- Community & Events.
Our goal is to help you become a certified blockchain developer and provide employment opportunities with Algorand Projects.”
Karen Cohen, AlgoHub Founder and Program Manager, states, “Algorand is such a fantastic blockchain and the Algorand Foundation is supporting many startups with grants. AlgoHub is here to take developers on the web3 journey. We will provide access to courses in Reach and PyTeal and scholarships for Development Houses who put their devs through our courses. We will run monthly blockchain labs to experience blockchain programming first hand’.
We’re excited to partner with the Algorand Foundation to deliver 2 Hackathons in the Asia Pacific region. Jump into www.algo-hub.io to enroll in the “Reach for a better tomorrow” Hackathon. Join the bounty hack here https://algo-hub.io/index.php/bountyhack2022/.
You can check out the current list of AlgoHub developer events coming up on the calendar below.
"We are excited to partner with AlgoHub on the Virtual Blockchain Developer HUB for the Asia Pacific Region. The Web3 technologies, tools and ecosystem is maturing and our collaboration with AlgoHub will help support developers on the fastrack to blockchain development. Our core beliefs are in the establishment of an open, public, and permissionless blockchain, an inclusive ecosystem that provides an opportunity for everyone to harness the potential of an equitable and truly borderless economy. AlgoHub will play an important role supporting the developer journey into Web3 through education, certifications, scholarships and community events, providing new opportunities for developers looking to build decentralised applications on Algorand". - Summer Miao, Community Head, Asia Pacific, Algorand Foundation
If you are interested in submitting a project for support from the Algorand Foundation Grant program, please apply here.