(UPDATE) Wikimania 2020 Scholarship Application starts February 17!

Hello Everyone!

As you may know, Wikimania 2020, will happen on 5–9 August 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Wikimedia Foundation Scholarships Program is offering a limited number of scholarships to cover the cost of selected individuals’ travel, conference registration fee, and accommodation to attend Wikimania using funding provided by the Wikimedia Foundation (WMF).

  • Scholarship applications open: 17 February 2020*
  • Deadline for applying for scholarships: 16 March 2020** 23:59:59 UTC.
  • Phase 1 eligibility assessment by the WMF: March (no notification about the outcome)
  • Phase 2 in-depth evaluations by the Scholarship Committee: April
  • Applicants are notified about final decisions: by early May
  • The final list of recipients is announced May/June .

For more information, you can visit the following links:

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/2020:Scholarships

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/Scholarships/FAQ

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/Scholarships/Selection_Process

https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:Wikimania_scholars/Reviewer's_guide

https://wikimania.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Scholarship_Committee




Exec8
In behalf of ESEAP Wikimania Organizing Committee




*-originally February 10 but was moved to February 17 due to technical issues
**-originally March 9 but was moved to March 16 due to technical issues

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