The DePIN Incubator

Introducing the DePIN Incubator, a specialized tier within the IoTeX Project Grants designed to support and accelerate innovative projects that leverage real-world data in the IoTeX ecosystem. This tier is tailored for established teams with a proven track record in their fields, who are looking to develop DePIN (Decentralized Physical Infrastructure Networks) projects from scratch or integrate real-world data into their existing products. The DePIN Incubator offers not only financial support, but also valuable technical expertise from the IoTeX team to help bring your groundbreaking ideas to life and make a lasting impact in the world of decentralized technology. Join the DePIN Incubator and transform your vision into a reality!
  • Proven expertise: Teams applying for the DePIN Incubator must demonstrate their expertise in the relevant field, with a strong portfolio of past projects or products, GitHub repositories, or other relevant work that showcases their capabilities.
  • Existing product or clear project plan: Applicants should either have an existing product they wish to integrate with real-world data or a well-defined project plan for building a DePIN solution from scratch. A clear roadmap, timeline, and goals should be included in the application.
  • Commitment to the IoTeX ecosystem: Teams must express a genuine interest in contributing to the growth and development of the IoTeX ecosystem, with a focus on leveraging DePIN technology.
What we expect
  • Regular progress updates: Teams are expected to provide regular progress updates on their project, including any challenges, achievements, or adjustments to the initial plan.
  • Active collaboration with the IoTeX team: Teams should actively engage with the IoTeX team and seek their technical expertise and support when needed. This collaboration will ensure the project's success and seamless integration within the IoTeX ecosystem.
  • Completion of project milestones: Teams are expected to achieve the milestones outlined in their project plan, demonstrating their ability to deliver results and contribute to the growth of the DePIN ecosystem.
Submission Guidelines
  • Comprehensive project proposal: Submit a detailed project proposal that includes an overview of the project, objectives, team background, and relevant experience. Outline the project plan, milestones, timeline, and requested funding.
  • Technical documentation: Provide any technical documentation necessary for the IoTeX team to understand the project and its requirements, including architectural diagrams, API specifications, or other relevant technical materials.
  • Roadmap for integration with the IoTeX ecosystem: Clearly outline the steps your team will take to integrate your project with the IoTeX ecosystem, including any collaboration with the IoTeX team, resources needed, and anticipated challenges.
  • Budget breakdown: Provide a detailed breakdown of the project budget, specifying how the requested funds will be allocated, and any additional resources required to complete the project.