The Stellar Community Fund is a fast-paced, open-application awards program based on community input to boost development for startups and developer projects built on Stellar and Soroban. Get funding, integrate these powerful technologies to accelerate your project, and become part of a supportive ecosystem and vibrant community.
Know what you’d like to build on Soroban or Stellar?Submit your project
Interested in integrating Soroban or Stellar but not sure what to build?Apply to participate
Build and innovate in a greenfield ecosystem, and be among the early adopters of Soroban, Stellar's new native smart contracts platform.View more ideasSubmit your project
Build smart contracts that can manage indices that provide exposure to various strategies or baskets of currencies.
Build a permissionless money market that supports the ability to supply and borrow assets.
Build a protocol that issues a token backed by an asset available on the Stellar network.
Enable builders to coordinate through DAO tools such as multi-signature wallets, voting infrastructure, contract-controlled treasury, and more.
Make it as easy as possible to interact with Soroban dApps through a seamless UI / UX.
Make Stellar-based payments even more efficient by allowing users to set up custom payment streams between accounts.
New to Stellar and Soroban and not quite ready yet for SCF? Get started with Stellar Quest, a gamified way to learn how to build on Stellar and Soroban. Once you’ve dipped your toes in the water: experiment, build, and tinker in Sorobanathon: Equinox and potentially earn XLM for submitting tutorials, code examples, and more based on your experience building with Soroban.
Learn how SCF Award Recipients are making an impact using Stellar and/or Soroban and learn more about their SCF experience.
Bigger, better, faster, Soroban! Join this info session to get a complete run-down of what's new with SCF's latest iteration, Stellar Community Fund 4.0.
Dive into the details of the SCF Award Submission form in this info session and get all the tips & tricks necessary to create an awesome submission.
On a regular cadence, SCF verified members come together to discuss updates for the program structure.
On November 1–4, DFS Lab organized a third bootcamp with the Stellar Development Foundation to support developers and startups building on Stellar.
The Community Discussion is beneficial for both the contestants and the community: contestants get to advocate for their projects, and the Stellar community can interact directly with developers and entrepreneurs to help them hone their pitches and refine their submissions.