The Grants Committee has concluded voting on the May 2021 round. Two grant requests were submitted:
#### [Grant Proposal: Raku Dispatch and Compiler Improvements](https://news.perlfoundation.org/post/grant_proposal_raku_dispatch_compiler_improvements) (USD 12,000)
VOTING RESULTS: Approved. 7 YES vote (27 points), 0 NO votes, 3 ABSTAIN
#### [Grant Proposal: Persistent Data Structures for Raku](https://news.perlfoundation.org/post/grant_proposal_persistent_data_structures_for_raku) (USD 7,000)
VOTING RESULTS: Approved. 7 YES vote (26 points), 0 NO votes, 3 ABSTAIN
The Grants Committee is excited to see work begin on these.
We accept proposals throughout the year; our next round of review will begin in July. You can [submit proposals](https://www.perlfoundation.org/how-to-write-a-proposal.html) at any time.
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