# Grey Software Business Plan
We know that universities have money to pay teachers and purchase teaching equipment
We can charge universities for teaching packages for our open source education programs
We aren't currently charging for this because we believe we need some more time for research and development.
The projected timeline for the end of the R&D is September 2021
By that time we will have run two programs in Pakistan and participated in the large open source events of the summer.
In the ideal setup, each student will have ccess to a mentor and a program administrator.
Every member of the program staff will be guaranteed a salary for the duration of the program (4 months or 8 months)
For a software mentor, they would need to be paid