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AvesHack Grant Program Winners Announced(1st Batch)

AvesHack Grant Program Winners Announced(1st Batch)

The curtain falls on the Long-Term Grant Funding Aptos Builders - AvesHack Grant Program!! Thanks to all Aptos buidlers, sponsors, judges, and everyone who has contributed to making this event a success.

The program is devoted to funding Aptos teams and developers. We will award winners cash prizes on a rolling basis until the $100K prize pool is fully distributed. Throughout this journey, we hope to continue to support top projects and builders who have the potential to drive growth and traction in the Move ecosystem.

There were a total of 103 submissions competing in this round and our judges reviewed them very carefully to select the most potential rising stars. Now join me to check out the 4 winners below!


SmooSwap is a next generation liquidity platform providing Agreggation as a Service to both business and consumers.


A middleware technology centered on developing a DID system for its communities via generating, processing, and managing soulbound tokens for protocols and users.

Star (Aster Protocol)

Star builds the first social network aggregator and provides decentralized commerce infrastructure (for goods and services in the online and offline world) to accelerate the ownership economy (“Creator Economy”).


Koizumi, the modern DeFi protocol & first NFT aggregator. DeFi protocol includes NFT Staking, Token Staking, LP yield Farming, Bonding, Vault.

About DoraHacks

DoraHacks is a global hackathon organizer and one of the world’s most active multi-chain Web3 developer platforms. It creates a global hacker movement and provides crypto native toolkits to help developers around the world team up and fund their ideas and BUIDLs via hackathons, bounties, grants, grant DAOs, and public good staking. By far, more than 3000 projects from the DoraHacks community have received over $20 million in grants and other forms of contributions from supporters worldwide. A large number of open source communities, DAOs, and more than 40 major blockchain ecosystems are actively using Dora’s infrastructure ( for open source funding and community governance.

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