Accelerating the Future    Of

Zero Knowledge Cryptography

dedicated        to accelerating
zero-knowledge           cryptography

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We’re pushing forward the future of zero-knowledge

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ZPrize 2023 Applications are now open

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We're Changing the world, one proof at a time

ZPrize is an annual competition focused on promoting the use and development of zero-knowledge cryptography.

The competition is designed to facilitate public goods funding for this emerging technology and to ensure that the best open-source "baseline" is capable and practical for real-world applications.

“Beat the Best” (FPGA/GPU)
Prize 1A: MSM
Time: September 2023 - March 2024
Prize Pool: 500,000 Aleo Credits
Prize 1B: E2E Acceleration
Time: March 2024 - May 2024
Prize Pool: $500,000 
“Beat the Best” (WASM)
Time: September 2023 - February 2024
Prize Pool: $500,000 
High Throughput Signature Verification
Time: September 2023 - February 2024
Prize Pool: $500,000 


Aug 1
2023 Registration Opens
Sep 15
Competition Begins
Submission Deadline
Prize 1A, 2, 3 - Winners Announced
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