The Algorand Centres of Excellence (ACE) programme is a holistic, research, education and community driven endeavor to:
Advance and disseminatemulti-disciplinary research in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space
Design educational programmes for a new generation of blockchain natives, including blockchain courses and student projects, hackathons and accelerators, and grass root student involvement via student-led activities (e.g., blockchain clubs, etc.)
Support applied research andeducation leading to the development of innovative real-world mechanisms,applications and use cases
Foster an inclusive anddiverse community of blockchain enthusiasts centred around student and campusinitiatives
Promote social impact andsustainability projects based on blockchain with measurable metrics
Enhance the capabilities ofthe Algorand platform, grow its community and ecosystem, and bring us closer tofulfilling the vision of an equitable, inclusive, borderless economy
The Algorand Centres of Excellence programme is being launched with a budget of a total value of 100,000,000 ALGO token for the next ten years.