We are stewards of the Stacks ecosystem on a mission to build a user-owned internet where you have true ownership of your identity, data, and wealth.
Get to know the ways we're working toward this mission, the technology behind our efforts, and the various ways you can get involved.
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Stacks Foundation Programs
Stacks Foundation wants to make it easier for experiments to happen. Our work supports builders, entrepreneurs, researchers, & contributors to the user-owned internet economy. We fund development, education, and community initiatives to build that vision together.

Recent Grant Recipients

Join hundreds of Developers from around the world building on the Stacks Blockchain.


The Grants Program funds builders and developers who are creating developer tools, community resources, applications, and research that serve our mission of a user owned internet, powered by the Stacks Blockchain.

Ryder is an innovative hardware wallets that lets you own your digital DNA. Ryder stores cryptocurrencies in addition to identities, a total replacement for all crypto-related operations.
This app gives a user the ability to connect an STX and Bitcoin wallet to and mine STX through a simple user interface.
Moving Stacks in line with Ethereum, Risidio brings Non-Fungible Assets (NFT) Auction to the Stacks Blockchain
User-owned, encrypted video streaming and storage on Stacks (music coming soon!)
Video and written content creation for Polish Stacks community.
Clarc: A Clarity compiler for the Ethereum virtual machine, bringing Clarity to Ethereum.
Stacks Events
The Stacks Ecosystem offers events of all types for any type of community member.
Stacks Research
An important aspect of our work at the Stacks Foundation is to make the Web more equitable for its users. We work with leading research institutions and the Stacks community to develop effective tools, systems, and protocols for building Web applications that preserve users' digital rights online.
Stacks Cryptocurrency (STX)
Stacks enable smart contracts and apps for Bitcoin and allows holders to earn BTC by participating in consensus. Stacks are used as fuel for smart contract execution, transaction processing, and digital asset registrations on the Stacks 2.0 blockchain and was the first cryptocurrency to receive SEC qualification for a sale in the United States.
List STX
Exchanges interested in listing STX may do so. The technology is open-source, integration documentation can be found here. If you have questions, you can get in touch with our team below.
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