Celo Foundation Voting Program applications are open for Cohort 5

Hello Validators!

Applications for the Celo Foundation Voting Program are now open for Cohort 5! :loudspeaker:
To encourage financial inclusion and the participation of secure, reliable validators, the Celo Foundation will vote for validator groups according to the Foundation voting policy. Performing validator groups that are selected as part of this cohort, will retain Foundation votes until August 1, 2021 (9 months after votes are cast on November 2, 2020), following the Foundation voting policy.

Important information

  • The application deadline is October 9, 2020.
  • Cohort 3 validator groups that maintain performance will continue to receive Foundation votes until February 1, 2021 and do not need to apply for Cohort 5.
  • Cohort 4 validator groups that maintain performance will continue to receive Foundation votes until May 1, 2021 and do not need to apply for Cohort 5.
  • Everyone else is encouraged to apply.

Apply here: https://c-labs.typeform.com/to/xcPM1pF9

All application details can be found here: https://docs.celo.org/validator-guide/celo-foundation-voting-policy#application

If you have any questions, feel free to @ me in the #validators or #foundation-voting channels on Discord, or email pranay@celo.org.