Registration Process (Updated as of November 2020)
To be clear anyone can run a validator on Testnet (Tour de SOL) or Mainnet Beta permissionlessly. However if you’d like to do this as part of the incentivised testnet/mainnet program that the Solana Foundation is running we require participants to formally register and complete KYC/AML to be eligible:
If you’re an existing participant and are unsure whether you need to apply again, please refer to the bullet points providing additional context for clarification.
Note that U.S. entities and individuals are NOT eligible to participate.