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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.

See top earners on Gitcoin

#1

@coco-sha

7700 DAI

#2

@yashpatel5400

6398 DAI

#3

@developer-piyush

6109 DAI

#4

@controlcpluscontrolv

5612 DAI

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Earn in hackathons

The Friendly Hackathon: Start Building on Casper!

Casper Labs hosts their first virtual hackathon on Gitcoin!

Sep 13, 2021 - Oct 11, 2021

Sponsored by casper-network thearcadiagroup quantstamp

Grants Round 11 Hackathon

The Grants Round 11 Hackathon is Gitcoin's third "Stacked Event" to support Ethereum and Web3 by building and donating.

Sep 8, 2021 - Sep 29, 2021

Sponsored by vegaprotocol fluencelabs nknorg badger-finance

Harmony - Bridging TradFi to DeFi

A Hackathon to bring Traditional Finance to Decentralized Finance. Over $1,000,000 in prizes and seed funding from Harmony and Prize Partners.

Aug 15, 2021 - Sep 30, 2021

Sponsored by harmony-one

Earn in bounties

perhamgirl

Build a Dune Analytics dashboard for the Melon Protocol

blockchain defi

5.00 ETH

16613.14 USD

perhamgirl

Build a Dune Analytics dashboard for the Melon Protocol

blockchain defi

5.00 ETH

16468.70 USD

perhamgirl

Build a Dune Analytics dashboard for the Melon Protocol

blockchain defi

5.00 ETH

16468.70 USD

perhamgirl

Build a Dune Analytics dashboard for the Melon Protocol

blockchain defi

5.00 ETH

15718.51 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

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 70 wallets and 200+ dapps. Covering all b…

$94246.23 Raised

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Earn in bounties

Earn while building meaningful open source projects.

Earn in hackathons

Earn while working on top open source projects with great leaders in crypto.

Earn in grants

Get community support and matched funds for public goods projects.