[Pioneer Template] [DRAFT] [STIP - Round 2]


Applicant Name: CoinMasters

Project Name: Pioneer Template

Project Description: Pioneer Template is the main tool that pushes dApps to KeepKey Store, a powerful SDK and sample project that helps developers of all expertise delve into the realm of blockchain easily by offering a shortcut to building dApps in a matter of seconds. The project houses components that give life to this toolkit, the Pioneer Stack and a Hackathon. Both envisioning add Arbitrum to its frameworks.

Team Members and Qualifications:

  • Highlander: Project Lead and Pioneer stack development
  • flipcrooked.eth: Pioneer stack development
  • blue: Copywriter, Documentation

Project Links:

Contact Information:

TG: @BitHighlander

Twitter: @KeepKeyDevs

Email: highlander@keepkey.com

Do You Acknowledge That Your Team Will Be Subject to a KYC Requirement?: Yes


Requested Grant Size: 49,200 ARB

Grant Matching: N/A

Grant Breakdown:

Funding Address: arb1:0xD090efC54D24A579435C2864c5f2173873683Aec

Funding Address Characteristics: Multisig with 3 signing weight

Contract Address: N/A


Objectives: The main goal of this proposal is build and release a Multichain toolkit to Arbitrum ecosystem

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs):

  • dApps submited to KeepKey Store

Pioneer Stack development and the proposed Hackathon expects its participants launch their dApps to KeepKey Store and display it to a broad user base. All dApp’s must be reviewed before being live for voting and after being Submited and Whitelisted, the dApp is free to be voted on by the Pioneer and Arbitrium communities and worldwide KeepKey users. Any project with a positive score will display in the dApp store and have a place there as a success story.

  • Github Metrics

Since the project is open source, Forks, Contributions, Commits are visible and Github KPIs applicable.

How will receiving a grant enable you to foster growth or innovation within the Arbitrum ecosystem?:

  • Proliferate the open-source spirit and its culture
  • Onboard new developers by offering everything they need to get started simply, quickly and intuitively in a single framework
  • Offer a hackathon with skilled mentoring after completion of Pioneer stack

Justification for the size of the grant:

This is a dev-focused grant that can serve as a starting point for some and a learning opportunity for others. This proposal aims empower Pioneer Template and enable it to provide code, mentoring, and training for Arbitrum ecosystem users.

Execution Strategy:

Pioneer Template

Includes completions that compreheends the stack described below. They require development intending match code, documentation and specifications to Arbitrum reality.

  • swapkit: powered by THORchain engine

  • Pioneer Server: It is a nexus of supported blockchain api’s aggregated into a single API

  • Pioneer SDK: A web based API for integrating blockchains into dapps

  • HDwallet: EIP:155 full support. Intended for use in web apps, chrome apps/extensions, and electron/node apps

  • Docusours: docs for building dApps on arbitrum

Pioneer Hackathon:

Hosted by KeepKey Devs on its official Discord during a 3-day incubation. It is dev oriented and hopes to accommodate an intimate audience. The experience empowers participants and puts them in contact with a solid and successful team that maintains one of the most traditional hardware wallets, KeepKey.

Pioneer Hackathon main goal is reveal exponents willing to build in the Arbitrum ecosystem enabling them list their dApps. The 3 most upvoted dApps will be awarded with ARB bags (10k, 7k , 3.2k respectively).

Grant Timeline:

  • Pioneer Stack completion lasts 2 weeks
  • Hackathon will incubate community for 3 days
  • 1 year support for Arbitrum developers on CoinMasters Discord

Do you accept the funding of your grant streamed linearly for the duration of your grant proposal, and that the multisig holds the power to halt your stream? [Yes]


Is the Protocol Native to Arbitrum?: We are a Multichain platform, not a Protocol.

On what other networks is the protocol deployed?: N/A

What date did you deploy on Arbitrum?: N/A

Protocol Performance: N/A

Protocol Roadmap: N/A

Audit History: N/A

SECTION 5: Data and Reporting

Is your team prepared to create Dune Dashboards for your incentive program?: Yes

Does your team agree to provide bi-weekly program updates on the Arbitrum Forum thread?: Yes

Does your team acknowledge that failure to comply with any of the above requests can result in the halting of the program’s funding stream?: Yes

Unlisting until Stable Labs gives us direction to make Round 2 Applications Public.