Break free from your 9–5 to work on open source projects that matter.

Millions of dollars flow into projects on Gitcoin. Earn by participating in sponsored hackathons, bounties, and funded community grants.

Ways to earn

Earn through bounties

Tackle bounties for all skill levels hosted by Web3’s most exciting projects. From open security contests and new feature builds, to UX/UI design and content creation.

Collect rewards and tokens as you hack your way through creative solutions on a variety of protocols. Team up with other Web3 builders to advance the technology that will shape our future.

Start an open source, public goods project and begin crowdsourcing funds through Gitcoin Grants. Participate in our quarterly Grants Rounds for the opportunity to earn a portion of the generous matching pool that has helped launch thousands of projects.

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Earn in hackathons

Ubeswap Destiny Hackathon

Join us as Ubeswap evolves to reach its destiny of full community control! The endgame of complete decentralization is near. Unite with other Great Ape minds at the Ubeswap Discord discussion table and share in the purple potato feast!

Nov 14, 2022 - Dec 12, 2022

Sponsored by celo-org ubeswap

The Illuminate/22 Hack by Moonbeam

A hackathon for cross-chain connected applications. This hackathon is the perfect place to experiment with Connected Contracts approaches to your DApps, with guidance and mentorship from protocol experts.

Nov 14, 2022 - Dec 12, 2022

Sponsored by hyperlane-xyz axelarnetwork layerzero-labs moonbeam-foundation

Block Born & Balthazar Hackathon - Powered by Tezos

We invite you to help build the future of gaming on Tezos! Block Born is launching various XTZ Bounties focused on problems that current developers in the space are looking to solve.

Nov 9, 2022 - Dec 4, 2022

Sponsored by tezos-contrib block-born

Earn in bounties


Build an anti-cheat tool for gaming tournaments

web3 smart contract

12588.94 XTZ

14000.00 USD


Open Source Web2 SimpleGrants Platform


10.00 ETH

12194.65 USD


Agoric governance: Open Electorate Created by Public Vote

javascript web3 dao

3196.80 USD

3200.00 USD


Algorand Official Telegram Group Moderator / Community Admin

telegram community algorand

1500.10 USDCa

1500.00 USD

Earn through grants

Gitcoin grants enables your open source project to get funding through community support and Quadratic matching. The more people support your project, the more matching funds you receive.


WalletConnect is an open source protocol for connecting decentralized applications to mobile wallets with QR code scanning or deep linking. A user can interact securely with any Dapp from their mobile phone, making WalletConnect wallets a safer choice compared to desktop or browser extension wallets. Currently supported by more than 100 wallets and 300+ dapps. Covering …

$125563.58 Raised

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Earn in grants

Get community support and matched funds for public goods projects.