We envision a world where people control their money, their data, and the tools to build new ideas.

NEAR is…

A Collective

Consisting of an ever-expanding network of global community members, developers and creatives.

A Foundation

That exists to foster ecosystem development and innovation through grant funding.

A Blockchain

NEAR is a sharded, proof-of-stake, layer-one blockchain that is simple to use, secure and scalable.

NEAR Humans


NEAR is on a mission to empower 8 billion people to take back control of their
money, and their data. Join us.


The world’s biggest funds are backing NEAR’s mission. Discover why they are invested in our future.

NEAR Beginnings

Teams that started out as part of the core team have spun out to better serve and grow the NEAR ecosystem.


Aurora is an EVM built on NEAR. It helps developers run apps on an Ethereum-compatible, high-throughput, scalable and future-safe platform.


Proximity is empowering DeFi on NEAR Protocol. It supports DeFi projects with a mix of consulting, fundraising, development and more.


Satori is a one-stop shop for top-tier artists and musicians looking to harness the power of crypto to reach fans in new and innovative ways.