Build your business in Web3 with NEAR

NEAR is a carbon-neutral, infinitely scalable, developer friendly blockchain that aims to be the premier place for entrepreneurs and developers to come together to produce amazing products, tools, and services.

Launch your ideas with support from NEAR

Built around the needs of developers and entrepreneurs, NEAR supports its ecosystem with generous grants and fellowships, along with an eager community ready to support great projects!

Opportunities for entrepreneurs


$800M in grants are waiting to be distributed

These grants aren't going to spend themselves! We need smart people with good ideas who are ready to get to work!

Talent & Community

Rapidly growing community of talents and experts

Does your project require regular payments rather than a lump sum? Join our team of bright minds from around the world.


Guidance from community of web3 innovators

Find the guidance you've been looking for! NEAR brings together talented entrepreneurs and experienced, engaged web3 innovators.


Free access to education and certification programs

NEAR makes it easy to learn web3. From beginners to advanced developers, there is something for just about anyone.

Why Web3 and blockchain?

The future is here

The internet never stopped evolving. Its newest iteration is built on the blockchain. Powerful new tools are available to anyone willing to learn.

A wealth of opportunities

These are still the early days and there are so many things that still need to be built. Resources are plentiful. Be part of the next evolution of the internet!

A new way to collaborate

It's never been so easy to start a business online as it is on the blockchain. Built on principals of transparency and decentralization, web3 encourages cooperation.

Why building on NEAR blockchain?

Content you can understand

NEAR makes learning Web3 easy. Our content is structured so you never feel lost. Each new word or concept is explained using language just about anyone can understand.

Instant access to up-to date content

NEAR provides learners with up-to-the-moment information and all other NEAR courses are constantly updated so you know you’re getting the most current information.

Self-guided learning at your own pace

With NEAR you never fall behind. NEAR courses are designed for you to set your own pace and the most efficient way to learn Web3.

Why build on NEAR blockchain?

Financial Transactions

Transacting with NEAR is fast, cheap, reliable, and secure.

Seamless Onboarding

NEAR aims to be the onramp for millions of people to join Web3 by being easy to use and easy to understand.

Censorship Resistance

Without taking extreme and community-wide measures, changes to the blockchain are impossible.

Guaranteed Uptime

NEAR is truly the city that never sleeps. No matter what goes on anywhere in the world, NEAR will never go down.


NEAR aims to be the most user- and developer-friendly blockchain out there. Find out how easy it is to build on NEAR!

Ready to create a unicorn in Web3? Start now!


Who is this for?

Are you someone who:

  • has an existing Web2 business and want to experiment with Web3?
  • has an idea but want support taking it to the next level?is looking for an idea to take on and build in web3?
  • have a web3 business but want to explore the NEAR ecosystem?

Then this resource collection is for you! We want to design an experience for any entrepreneur who is interested in learning to build a successful web3 company within the NEAR ecosystem.


NEAR is a carbon-neutral platform that aims to shape the future of the open web. NEAR envisions a world where people control their assets, data, and power of governance. NEAR prioritizes ease of use for both users and developers.

  • Simple – Onboard consumers straight from social media directly to using NFT’s;
  • Scalable – Dynamic sharding means the platform scales infinitely to handle the load with negligible fees and fast finality. Don’t have to worry about getting too many users;
  • Secure – Written in Rust, backed by a fully decentralised validator set and the cutting edge Nightshade algorithm.

We’re entrepreneurial and understand things that are important to you. We’ll empower you with the tools, infrastructure and support you need.

What does it cost?

The only thing you pay for this is your time, which we know is limited and valuable. Keeping this in mind, we will be delivering only the necessary knowledge along with the tools to continue your learning should you wish.