The Shiny team is in charge of helping fund cool stuff around the site. We have a reasonable budget that will be distributed to anyone who has a plan for an awesome thing but who needs help with the cash.
A Call for Participation (CfP) will be going out soon.
If you have a scheme but need a bit of help realising it start planning it now. To make a submission you'll need:
* A realistic proposal. * A list of what you'll spend the money on (and how much each item will cost). * A write up of any likely problems