[OPEN GRANT APPLICATION] GMX <> IqraCrypto

SECTION 1: APPLICANT INFORMATION

Applicant Name: IqraCrypto

Project Name: IqraCrypto Arabic Education Initiative

Project Description: IqraCrypto stands as the pioneering educational platform dedicated to imparting blockchain and cryptocurrency insights specifically tailored for the underserved MENA region, which boasts over half a billion population. Our paramount objective is to craft a comprehensive suite of educational materials, all seamlessly delivered through online courses in Arabic. This strategic approach ensures that the intricacies of blockchain technology become not just accessible but also effortlessly comprehensible for the vast Arabic-speaking community.

We have worked with EthSwarm, Stacks, Celo, Dfinity and UD.

Team Members and Qualifications:

Project Links:

Contact Information:


SECTION 2: GRANT INFORMATION

Requested Grant Size: 11,000 $ARB

Grant Breakdown:

Subject Details Grant Allocation Status
Introduction to GMX Course Develop an introductory Arabic course on GMX, covering its ecosystem, key features, and basic trading strategies. 5,500 $ARB Planned
Advanced GMX Usage Course Create an in-depth course in Arabic that delves into advanced GMX usage, sophisticated trading techniques, and risk management strategies. 5,500 $ARB Planned

Funding Address: 0x83b153e0554fc2763df4bc5528929ae201197fe3

Milestones Details: GMX Milestones - Google Docs


SECTION 3: GRANT OBJECTIVES AND EXECUTION

Objectives:

  • To provide comprehensive Arabic-language education on GMX, increasing understanding and adoption among Arabic-speaking users.
  • To build a stronger GMX user base in the MENA region through targeted education and community engagement.

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs):

  • 1,800+ enrollees in the introductory course.
  • 1,200+ participants progressing to the advanced course.
  • Social Media Impressions
  • Measurable increase in GMX usage and engagement among course participants.

Justification for the size of the grant:

  • The grant amount is calculated to cover the extensive development, scriptwriting, production, editing, design and marketing costs associated with creating high-quality, bilingual educational content.

Execution Strategy:

  • Allocation of funds towards content creation, production, translation services, and marketing efforts.
  • Implementation of community feedback mechanisms to continuously improve the course content.

Grant Timeline:

  • Introduction to GMX Course: Completion within 1 month.
  • Advanced GMX Usage Course: Completion within 2 months.

SECTION 4: PROTOCOL DETAILS

What date did you build on GMX?:

  • IqraCrypto began its engagement with GMX in early 2023, focusing on research and development for educational content.

Protocol Performance:

  • Our team will closely monitor key metrics post-launch to gauge the effectiveness of our educational series. This includes tracking user engagement on GMX, increases in trading activity, and the overall impact of our courses on user behavior within the GMX ecosystem.

Some existing functions:

  • IqraCrypto has already developed a robust curriculum outline, course materials, and marketing strategies to ensure the successful implementation of the project.

Protocol Roadmap:

  • 2024 Q1: Introduction of the ‘Introduction to GMX Course’. This phase focuses on broadening the understanding of GMX among Arabic-speaking users.
  • 2024 end of Q1: Rollout of the ‘Advanced GMX Usage Course’, aimed at deepening knowledge and skills for more sophisticated use of the GMX platform.

SECTION 5: Data and Reporting

Does your team agree to provide regular updates on the GMX Forum thread?:

Yes, IqraCrypto commits to maintaining transparency through regular updates on the GMX Forum.

Thank you for submitting your application to the GMX DAO Grants. We will review your application and get back to you.

Hey @IqraCrypto, thanks for submitting the application, but unfortunately, the grants committee will be rejecting the application because we cannot fund education projects based on the STIP rules