1inch Foundation

A non-profit organization that issued the 1INCH token and is dedicated to fostering the 1inch Network and initiatives that benefit the network's community.


The mission of the 1inch Foundation is to foster growth and expansion of the 1inch Network and incentivize contributions through grants and other capital deployment vehicles. The 1inch Foundation is focused on the following areas:



Engaging adopters and maximizing the network's decentralization through growing stakeowner numbers and their participation in DAO governance.



Incentivizing individual developers and teams to build on the 1inch Network's protocols and contribute to protocol evolution.


Farming programs

Running yield farming programs that have proven to be efficient bootstrapping tools for potential blue chips of the DeFi space, while offering users lucrative pool rewards.

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Grant program

The 1inch Foundation's key activity is to provide funding to entities and initiatives that contribute to long-term and sustainable growth of the 1inch Network.

Please note that for regulatory reasons, 1inch Foundation grants are not available to the Cayman Islands public.
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Areas of interest


Network development

Integrations that increase the usage of 1inch Network products and development of technologies beneficial to the 1inch Network


Community development

Enabling teams and individuals to strengthen 1inch Network through education, events, and social outlets


Research & analytics

Research and analytics projects who provide key insight to 1inch Network’s growth, competition, and product/market fit

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