This is a link I recommend you to bookmark.
This list is useful for outreach & also whenever someone needs Wiki-Help in
a particular city. It would be great if Wikipedians could update this
We have the following completely unrepresented states/UTs:
* Andaman & Nicobar Islands
* Arunachal Pradesh
* Dadra, Nagar & Haveli
* Daman & Diu
* Himachal Pradesh
* Jammu & Kashmir
* Jharkhand (AngPradesh is in Mumbai)
* Punjab (oye, ye ki hoya!)
* Uttar Pradesh
Okay, all you admins, please update your status (Mikey my boy, that means
Abroad, we dont have Indic Wikipedians listed for:
* Asia (other than India)
* Middle East
* North America
* South America
Unless you would like to stay off list, of course that's acceptable too.
May I also request Tinu / list admins to please forward it all the Indic
language & city Wikimedia lists. We need this resource to be as
comprehensible as possible.
Happy Birthday 🎂🎉🎊 Malayalam Wikipedia
15 th Birthday : Meetups happening at 10 places
1) Malappuram December 21, 10AM : Thunchath Ezhuthachan Malayalam
2) New Delhi, December 21, 10AM: Kalindi Kunj, Noida Road
3) Kottayam, December 23, 10AM: Govt. Model Higher Secondary School,
4) Kuwait Dec. 22, 2.30PM: Abu Halifa Park, Kuwait
5) Kasargod December 22, 2.30PM: Durga Higher Secondary School, Kanhangad,
6) Kollam December 22, 11AM : Model Boys Higher Secondary School, Thevally,
7) Wayanad, December 21, 10AM : Higher Secondary School, Panamaram
8) Kozhikode Dec. 22 at 10AM : JDU Islamic College of Arts and Science
College, Vellikkunnu, Kozhikode Districts
9) Kattappana December 21, 10AM : St.George Higher Secondary School,
10) Thodupuzha, December 21, 10AM : IT @ School DRC, Thodupuzha
Event pages https://ml.wikipedia.org/wiki/WP:MLWIKI15
& You can also join online celebrations with creating articles. 🎆 ആയിരം
വിക്കിദീപങ്ങൾ 🎆 1000 Wiki Lights 🎆
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From: DerHexer <derhexer(a)wikipedia.de>
Date: Thu, Dec 21, 2017 at 3:21 AM
Subject: Re: [Wikimania-l] Call for Wikimania Scholarships
To: "Wikimania general list (open subscription)" <
wikimania-l(a)lists.wikimedia.org>, Wikimedia Mailing List <
The link to https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/Scholarships pointed
to the 2017 page. Of course, it should direct you to the 2018 one as linked
*Von:* DerHexer <derhexer(a)wikipedia.de>
*An:* Wikimania general list (open subscription) <
wikimania-l(a)lists.wikimedia.org>; Wikimedia Mailing List <
*Gesendet:* 20:08 Mittwoch, 20.Dezember 2017
*Betreff:* [Wikimania-l] Call for Wikimania Scholarships
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
Applicants will be able to apply for a partial or full scholarship. A
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 successful.
To learn more about Wikimania 2018 scholarships, please visit:
To apply for a scholarship, fill out the multi-language application form on:
It is highly recommended that applicants review all the material on
page and the associated FAQ ( https://wikimania2018.wikimedia.org/wiki/
Scholarships/FAQ ) before submitting an application.
If you have any questions, please contact: wikimania-scholarships@wikime
dia.org <wikimania-scholarships(a)wikimedia.org> or leave a message at:
Please help us spread the word and translate pages!
David Richfield and Martin Rulsch
for the Scholarship Committee
Wikimania-l mailing list
Wikimania-l mailing list
Thanks & Regards,
*OpenCon 2018 New Delhi* is an official satellite event of annual OpenCon.
It is being held at Acharya Narendra Dev College, New Delhi, on 3 February
2018. The primary objective behind this initiative is to make the
participants knowledgeable about various open society initiatives. The
sessions include talks from renowned open society advocates, and
professionals, and then followed by by discussions on new approaches that
can adopted by India for the promotion of the open concepts. Alongside,
Wikidata training will be help on a parallel track. Register your
For more information and registration, please visit https://goo.gl/Dz9tvs
Krishna Chaitanya Velaga
It is time to vote on the Community Tech Wishlist. This *directly
determines* what the Community Tech team at WMF will work on, and every
If you want to help out spreading the word in your communities, feel very
welcome to do so.
You can see the final proposals here:
Just click on the categories. Voting will close on December 10.
We are delighted to inform that the Train-the-Trainer (TTT) 2018 programme
organised by CIS-A2K will be held from 26-28 January 2018, in Mysore,
*What is TTT?*
Train the Trainer or TTT is a residential training program. The program
attempts to groom leadership skills among the Indian Wikimedia community
(including English) members. Earlier TTT have been conducted in 2013, 2015,
2016 and 2017.
*Who should join?*
An editor who is interested to conduct real-life and online Wiki-events
such as outreach, workshop, GLAM, edit-a-thon, photowalk etc.
Any active Wikimedian contributing to any Indic language Wikimedia project
is eligible to apply.
The editor must have 500+ global edits before 1 November 2017
Anyone who has already participated in an earlier iteration of TTT, can not
Please see more about this program and apply to participate or encourage the
deserving candidates from your community to do so:
Note: In an effort to encourage participation from women and other
minorities, at least 20 percent of the participants at TTT 2018 would
comprise of women and/ or other minorities.
Please consider sharing this workshop details with your community members.
If you have any question, please let us know.