Web3 Foundation

Web3 Foundation is committed to fostering an open dialogue between the blockchain community and regulatory bodies. Web3 Foundation aims to nurture cutting-edge applications for decentralized web software protocols, supporting Web3 teams and open-source projects through funding, advocacy, research and collaborations. The foundation is best known for its leading project, Polkadot, a scalable sharded chain and the first protocol that provides a secure environment for cross-chain composability.


  • Polkadot: Web3 Foundation's flagship protocol

  • Kusama: Canary Network

  • XCM: The Cross-Consensus Message Format

  • Web3MOOC: Massive Open Online Courses