Grant ID: 2prdd96
The Web3 Ocean Podcast is at the intersection of Audio, Blockchain, Community and Data.
If available, please enter a link to your project below:
Are you applying as a team or individual?:
What type of grant are you pursuing?:
Please select the category your project best fits into:
Podcast & AMA Series
Please select who you think will benefit from your project?:
Curators, Delegators, Indexers
How much funding are you looking for? (USD):
Have you received funding from somewhere else?:
If yes, please describe where you’ve received funding from and how much you have, or will, receive:
I have received $4000 from OceanDAO to kick-start an NFT project for the episodes. https://web3ocean.uncut.fm/
What’s your vision for how your project will impact The Graph and/or web3?:
My vision is to build one of the top Web3 podcasts in the ecosystem that would cater to a lot of Web2 SaaS players who are onboarding into Web3. I had successfully run a top SaaS podcast at https://www.republicofsaas.com/ and I sense that in the coming months, a lot of SaaS founders will be using The Graph. We will be at the intersection of Audio, Blockchain, community and Data.
What can you share about any past work that is relevant to this grant?:
- My SaaS podcast - https://www.republicofsaas.com
- The current podcast that I am proposing is https://www.republicofocean.com
- NFT series at - https://web3ocean.uncut.fm/
- Clubhouse and Twitter spaces - Two Sides of the Coin - Clubhouse
- Blog & future research newsletters at Saswat
Can you share any information about current/past web3 experience?:
Currently, I am also a mentor at the StatesDAO - https://statesdao.club/ and am active in the Defi space. I participated in the HackFS along with my team at Interakt | ETHGlobal
I am an On Deck DAO fellow - Saswat Sahu — Program Lead at StatesDAO | 🎙️ Host of 'SaaS it Up' Pod |🎙 Host of The Web3 Ocean Podcast — On Deck Community and have started writing about DAOs at Saswat. I am also contributing to the writer’s guild at Tally.xyz.
Quite active in the Optimism ecosystem (Thales, Quixotic - https://quixotic.io/web3ocean) and have contributed to Gitcoin Public goods projects.
In the past, I have been a strategy consultant with 25+ country experience.
Why are you interested in contributing to The Graph and/or web3?:
I have participated in the Graph ecosystem as a delegator - Graph Explorer
In the future, I would like to be active in the ecosystem as a Graph advocate as I bring a strong API (SaaS background) expertise from the Web2 canvas.
I would also like to introduce Graph to my fellows at StatesDAO so that many of them can start building sub-graphs.