Wikimania

Wikimania

Cape Town, South Africa, 2018

This is a mock scholarship application site only, use it just for testing.

This is the application for sponsorship to attend Wikimania 2018, the annual international conference centered on Wikimedia projects. Awardees will receive a scholarship which will cover conference registration fees, hotel, and roundtrip travel to Wikimania in Cape Town, South Africa, July 18-22, 2018.

Applications may be submitted in any language, but every applicant must provide evidence of English language abilities that are at a level which would enable them to participate in Wikimania, a conference which is primarily conducted in English. Sufficient English abilities could be demonstrated in the application itself or elsewhere.

Please carefully consider your financial needs before applying for a scholarship to attend Wikimania. There are limited funds available and many applicants do not have the financial means to attend Wikimania without this opportunity. Thank you.

Please note that if you need more then 10 minutes to complete this application, please draft your answers in a text editor, reload this page and then copy and paste your answers into corresponding fields before submitting. This application may give an error ("Missing or invalid CSRF token") if it is open for more then 15 minutes before submitting.

The deadline to apply is January 22, 2018, 23:59 UTC.

For information about privacy and data-handling, please review the application privacy statement.

Frequently asked questions

Type of Scholarship
 
 
Contact information
Personal information
 
   
Participation in the Wikimedia projects
 
 
Attendance and involvement in Wikimania
 
 
Application agreement
Privacy

Please read the application privacy statement for details about privacy and data-handling.

Wikimedia is a global organization committed to promoting free and open knowledge. By completing the survey, you agree to the collection, transfer, storage, processing and use of the collected information in the United States and other places as may be necessary to carry out the purposes and objectives discussed above. You also consent to the transfer of information from the U.S. to other countries, which may have different or less stringent data protection laws than your country, in order to carry out the aforementioned purposes and objectives.