Join the Polygon x HyperNest DeFi Accelerator Program – Only a Few Seats Left!

February 22, 2023

Lisbon, February 15, 2023. HyperNest is partnering with Polygon, the leading Ethereum scaling solution, to host a dedicated accelerator program for startups building within DeFi with Polygon technology.

The Hypernest DeFi Accelerator program in partnership with Polygon will endeavor to support ambitious DeFi early-stage startups pursuing breakthrough innovations in the web3 space by providing investment funds and mentorship. We share the goal to create alternatives to traditional service providers and market structures by leveraging blockchain technology.

The program offers top notch support in the area of fundraising, tokenomics, growth, partnerships, technology, security and beyond. It is designed for DeFi early-stage startups that are planning to deploy on Polygon or Ethereum blockchain.

“Leveraging industry expertise and connections, HyperNest offers full range accelerator services to connect the top 1% resources, investors, and mentors for DeFi startups. We are excited to announce the Polygon and HyperNest partnership to take our first step towards bringing innovations into the frontier of Web3 development and nurturing the next top 1% DeFi entrepreneurs.” said Alessio, Founder at HyperNest.

The unique architecture of an accelerator DAO ensures aligned incentives between all actors in the ecosystem, collective governance based on reputation, and inclusivity. Knowledgeable and persistent contributors have more influence on what they know best. In this way, startups can benefit from the knowledge-powered, decentralized, and democratic expertise of our mentors and partners.

Polygon’s scaling solutions have seen widespread adoption with 20,000+ applications hosted, 1B+ total transactions processed, 140M+ unique user addresses, and $5B+ in assets secured. “As a founder myself and an investor who has supported pioneering DeFi projects for several years, I’m extremely excited about HyperNest’s new partnership with Polygon” said Alessio.

The first DeFi cohort will commence at the end of March 2023. If you’re ready to push the boundaries of Web3 and are as excited as we are, apply here.

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About HyperNest

HyperNest is a boutique accelerator DAO that grows early-stage blockchain startups with the top 1% resources, investors, and mentors to become the next top 1% elites of the industry – with support extended beyond its structured programs.

Founded in 2021, HyperNest has operated on an invite-only basis, manually selecting protocols, partners, investors, and mentors to form the top 1% army for founder communities. In its second year of operation, the accelerator DAO has opened applications to discover more gems for the web3 space, yet maintained a rigorous screening process to handpick the top 1% resources for the next top 1% founders.


About Polygon

Polygon is the first well-structured, easy-to-use platform for Ethereum scaling and infrastructure development. Its core component is Polygon SDK, a modular, flexible framework that supports building multiple types of applications.

Using Polygon, one can create Optimistic Rollup chains, ZK Rollup chains, stand alone chains or any other kind of infra required by the developer.