OceanDAO Round 9 Results
7 new funded projects don join OceanDAO; over 40K OCEAN dey burned
Hello, Ocean Community!
The OceanDAO dey pleased to share the results of the 9th round of our community grants initiative.
A total of 300,000 USD dey available for OceanDAO Round 9. For conversion rate of 0.77 OCEAN/USD, 389,610 OCEAN tokens dey available.
For Round 9, all participants dey funded without any projects to dey downvoted and the excess of funds wey no dey allocated to any grants recipients go dey burned. OCEAN burned na signal of the extra room wey dey available for new grants.
The results dey here:
Round 9 include 7 first-time projects and 10 returning projects wey dey request follow-up funding.
349,001.00 $OCEAN don dey granted and 41,240.68 $OCEAN go dey burned for Round 9.
Ocean Protocol dey dedicate ever-growing resources for growth, any amount wey remain and no dey captured by proposals, dey burned. In addition, more voters dey voice their opinion and demand projects to fit increase transparency and collaboration with the community.
Burned $OCEAN go dey sent to address 0x000000000000000000000000000000000000dEaD, forever decreasing total $OCEAN wey dey in circulation.
New funding tiers
For up-to-date information on how to fit started with OceanDAO, we dey invite you to dey involved and learn more about Ocean’s community-curated funding on the OceanDAO website.
The goal na to grow the DAO each round. We dey encourage the Ocean ecosystem to apply or re-apply AND to vote! Thanks to all of the participants, voters, and proposers.
OceanDAO Round 9 Results
You fit find the full overview on our Round 9 — Votes page.
Round 9 Rules
Proposals with 50% or more “Yes” Votes receive grant, until the “Total Round Funding Available” dey depleted for descending number of votes received order.
29% of “Total Round Funding Available” dey earmarked for New Projects. Earmarked proposals dey eligible for entire “Total Round Funding Available”; to return (general) grants wey eligible for 71%.
The grant proposals from the snapshot ballot wey meet these criteria dey selected to receive their $OCEAN Amount wey dey Requested to foster positive value creation for the overall Ocean ecosystem.
Voting open on Sept 9th at 23:59 GMT
Voting close on Sept 13th at 23:59 GMT
Proposal Vote Results:
17 proposals dey submitted
17 funded or dey partially funded
29 Unique Wallets Voted
204 voters across all proposals (same wallet can vote on multiple proposals)
195 total Yes votes
9 total No Votes
16,119,232.40 $OCEAN vote Yes on proposals
146,450.94 $OCEAN vote No on proposals
16,265,683.34 $OCEAN Tokens vote across all proposals
349,001.00 $OCEAN don dey granted
41,240.68 $OCEAN go dey burned
Congratulations to the grant recipients! These projects do receive OceanDAO grant in form of $OCEAN tokens.
See all the expanded proposal details on the Round 9 Ocean Port Forum!
If your Proposal dey voted to receive a grant, if you neva do am already, abeg submit a Request Invoice to the Ocean Protocol Foundation (OPF) for the Ocean Granted amount.
Hama, today most of web2 dey dominated by web services (REST, SOAP, Graph etc.). Na multi billion dollar market wey dey ready to dey disrupted. Hama dey aim to provide efficient solution to these service providers to fit monetise and access control their services with Ocean Protocol.
WorkPi dey use Compute-To-Data algorithms on data wey dey enclosed in personal Self-Sovereign Identity (SSI) wallets without compromising privacy, we dey call this Compute-To-SSI.
Datalatte.ai dey empowers internet users to monetize their own data and provide data scientists with access to non-identifiable users’ data with AI Feature Store for affordable price.
Ocean Greek Community go create an Ocean Protocol newsletter/blog for the Greek community wey go include the most relevant Ocean Protocol blog posts wey dey translated in Greek and the podcasts (wey dey included in the blog posts) in video format with subtitles (Creation of English subtitles as well). Also, to create social media channels in order to fit build the community. Hosted at
Duggie dey build a Decentralised Protocol wey dey Leverage Crowdsourced Wisdom to source pet stories on the internet, annotate the stories into data unions and to publish the stories on OCEAN with the owners/sponsors rewarded with data tokens.
Finalized Votes4LPs enables Uniswap V2, Uniswap V3 and Bancor stakers vote in OceanDAO.
DataUnion Foundation dey use blockchain technology to establish DataUnions wey enable local income, quality data, and data co-ownership.
DataX ‘s vision na one-stop shop for all Data DeFi needs. We dey help to make data a liquid asset.
Data Whale develop tools wey encourage the utility and outreach of Data Tokens. This proposal dey aim to guarantee the continuity of Data Whale’s efforts to successfully build Data Token infrastructure and promote the eco-system around Ocean Protocol.
Project Coral’s primary goal na to spread the adoption of Web3 technology amongst the scientific community. To reflect this goal, we propose the number of scientific research objects wey dey created on our platform as a new metric. These projects go dey composed of datasets, algorithms, models, and other scientific digital objects, some of wey be data tokens.
Ocean Pearl make am easy to keep track of all proposals, deliverables, progress, and impact on the OceanDAO ecosystem. Users wey wan vote also need to touch several platforms to inform themselves (Github, port, vote). As a project owner, you go write a new proposal wey dey based on a text template wey no dey ideal as formatting differences go make am very difficult for automated software to fit extract the relevant information from a proposal.
Algovera Onshore dey tackle the general lack of data scientists in the Ocean eco-system. At the same time, demand side issue dey for datasets on the marketplace. We dey onboard data scientists to Ocean wey be natural consumers of data. Web3 values dey ensure sey data scientists get ownership over their creations, and also push towards decentralization of AI.
Posthuman AI dey allow training and inference of advanced NLP models without viewing model parameters (i.e. ZK-training and inference), using Compute to Data.
ResilientML dey develop robust, resilient, interpretable machine wey dey learn solutions to data analytics challenges for the blockchain space by to combine cutting-edge academic research and industry experience.
Homomorphic Encryption based solution dey preserve intellectual property and/or privacy of monetized data for participant X and AT THE SAME TIME dey preserve intellectual property and/or privacy of the monetized algorithm/model wey dey applied on that data for participant Y for applications in healthcare and finance.
RAZ Finance dey catalyze decentralized economic opportunities by to provide collaborative ESG, sustainability, impact and investment data management solutions wey go enable the realization of verified outcomes.
Continue to dey support and track progress on all of the Grant Recipients here!
More dey come — join our Town Halls to fit stay up to date and see you in Round 9. Thank you!