Funding critical Clojure open source software

The Clojurists Together Foundation is a trade organisation, dedicated to funding and supporting open source software, infrastructure, and documentation that is important to the Clojure and ClojureScript community.

Goals

How it works

Open source projects

Open source maintainers apply for funding, and if accepted, get paid to work on their project to make it better for everyone. Clojurists Together funds projects in three month cycles.

More Information

Companies and individuals

Companies and individual developers can sign up for a monthly or annual Clojurists Together membership. Your membership entitles you to certain benefits, including steering which projects get funded.

Company Signup Developer Signup

Transparency

Clojurists Together provides full transparency for how your money is spent:

Q1 2020 Survey Results

We surveyed our members on what they wanted us to support this round. The main things they were interested in were Error messages, Documentation, Developer experience tools, Build tooling, IDE support, Test tooling, Linters, Profilers, and Data analysis/processing frameworks

November/December 2019 Monthly Update

November was the first month of our next funding round. libpython-clj and Deep Diamond started in November, Expound started in December, and Oz is starting in January. This is a combined update due to the holiday break.

October 2019 Monthly Update

October was our third and final month with this round of projects, check out their monthly update!

Q4 2019 Funding Announcement

Clojurists Together is happy to announce that for Q4 of 2019 (November-January) we are funding four projects: Expound with Ben Brinckerhoff, Deep Diamond (Neanderthal) with Dragan Djuric, Libpython-clj with David Levy, Oz with Christopher Small.

September 2019 Monthly Update

September was our second month with this round of projects, check out their monthly update!

Q4 2019 Survey Results and Call for Proposals

We surveyed our members to see what they wanted us to focus on. Our next funding round for new projects will close on Saturday, July 26th, 2019 at 11:59pm PST. We’ll be funding four projects $9,000 each over three months ($3,000/mo).

August 2019 Monthly Update

August was our first month with this new round of projects, check out their monthly update!

July 2019 Monthly Update

Daniel has just come back from Belgium to speak at Heart of Clojure about building stable foundations. The talk was recorded and will be coming out sometime in the future. We met lots of Clojurists Together supporters at the conference and had a stand there to talk about the work we are able to fund thanks to our members.

Q3 2019 Funding Announcement

Clojurists Together is happy to announce that for Q3 of 2019 (August-October) we are funding four projects: Shadow CLJS with Thomas Heller, Meander with Joel Holdbrooks, Calva with Peter Strömberg, and CIDER with Bozhidar Batsov.

Q3 2019 Survey Results and Call for Proposals

We surveyed our members again and asked them what they wanted us to focus on. Our next funding round closes on Wednesday, July 17th, 2019 at 11:59pm PST.