Dear Education colleagues,
I'm sending you all a reminder that scholarships are open for Wikimania
2018. The deadline to apply is Monday, January 22, 2018. More info and
We'd love to see your education activities and research well represented
this year, and hope you are able to apply or submit session ideas!
Senior Manager, Wikipedia Education Program
We wanted to inform you that scholarship applications for Wikimania
2018 which is being held in Cape Town, South Africa on July 18–22,
2018 are now being accepted. Applications are open until Monday, 22
January 2018 23:59 UTC.
Applicants will be able to apply for a partial or full scholarship. A
full scholarship will cover the cost of an individual's round-trip
travel, shared accommodation, and conference registration fees as
arranged by the Wikimedia Foundation. A partial scholarship will cover
conference registration fees and shared accommodation.
Applicants will be rated using a pre-determined selection process and
selection criteria established by the Scholarship Committee and the
Wikimedia Foundation, who will determine which applications are
To learn more about Wikimania 2018 scholarships, please visit:
To apply for a scholarship, fill out the multi-language application
It is highly recommended that applicants review all the material on
the Scholarships page and the associated FAQ (
submitting an application.
If you have any questions, please contact: wikimania-scholarships at
or leave a message at:
Please help us spread the word and translate pages!
Wikimania 2018 Scholarship Committee