Urbit

Grants

Urbit is a community project. While anyone can contribute, we help focus development and reward exceptional contribution through our grants program.

Contributors of all types have access to a wide variety of resources while working on projects, including a supportive team at urbit.org, Tlon developers, and community mentors.

Recent Gifts

These grants should give you a general idea of what kind of work we reward:

Bitcoin Full Node Provider and Wallet

6 stars awarded

This bounty covers the creation of infrastructure (gall agents) required to enable a Bitcoin-based payments system from within Landscape.

WebRTC Gall Agent and External App

8 stars pending

Add WebRTC support to Urbit, including call/stream setup and teardown messaging and ICE/STUN/TURN advertisement and authentication.

Urbian: a customized Linux distribution for Urbit appliances

2 stars pending

A package for the generation of custom Linux images with Urbit running as service, for the backend of a turnkey Urbit appliance or IoT hub.

Proposals

Contributors are also welcome to have their personal projects considered as a proposal. If you'd like to propose a project for the grants program, first review oursubmission guide, and feel free to submit your proposal.

Gifts

Gifts are given post-facto for exceptional contributions.

A brief update from urbit.org

~tirwyd-sarmes
June 15, 2021

Gifts Q3 2020

Josh Lehman
~wolref-podlex
September 22, 2020

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Showing 8 grants

Runtime Apprenticeship: Improve Page Tracking

Open

Improve Page Tracking

Reward: 2 stars

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Runtime Apprenticeship: Segfaults

Open

Segfaults

Reward: 2 stars

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Runtime Apprenticeship: Stack Overflow

Open

Stack Overflow

Reward: 2 stars

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Userspace Apprenticeship: Contacts App

Open

Contact Management App

Reward: 1 star

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Filesharer

Open

An application that allows peers to upload files to managed storage, either on or off Urbit, and share files with each other.

Reward: 1 star

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Invoice system

Open

A system to request and record payments made and received.

Reward: 1 star

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

Userspace Apprenticeship: Marketplace

Open

A marketplace in which users can post items for sale and browse goods for sale by other users.

Reward: 1 star

Apprenticeship
App Dev
Arvo

ucal Google and Outlook Integration

Open

Extend the Urbit Calendar (ucal) to integrate with other calendaring systems.

Reward: 2 stars

Bounty
App Dev
Arvo