Subject: Can I have a Wikipedia article written about me?
Good day from Singapore,
Can I have a Wikipedia article written about me?
I am looking forward to your reply.
Mr. Turritopsis Dohrnii Teo En Ming
Targeted Individual in Singapore
28 July 2022 Thu
[To all Wikimedia projects, minus mailing lists with an active
On August 2020, the Wikimedia Foundation board of trustees may decide a
rename to "Wikipedia Foundation" and various other things.
Following a community meeting, a proposed open letter was written:
«We ask the Wikimedia Foundation to pause or stop its current movement
renaming activities, due to persistent shortcomings in the current
rebranding process. Future work should be restarted only in a way that
ensures equitable decision-making.»
(Sorry for the crossposting. When replying, be mindful of cc. Do
consider forwarding to language-specific discussion venues with a short
translated introduction, or translate the pages on Meta.)
Federico aka Nemo
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Oggetto: [Wikimania-l] WMF Scholarship Deadline for Wikimania is Today
Data: Sat, 9 Jan 2016 14:55:30 -0600
Mittente: Ellie Young
Scholarship applications for Wikimania 2016 which is being held in Esino
Lario, Italy on June 22–27, 2016 are now being accepted. Applications
are open until Saturday, January 09 2016 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 successful. To learn more
about Wikimania 2016 scholarships, please visit:
https://wikimania2016.wikimedia.org/wiki/ScholarshipsTo apply for a
scholarship, fill out the multi-language application form on:
https://scholarships.wikimedia.org/applyIt 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 wikimedia.org
<mailto:email@example.com>or leave a message at:
Still a couple days available to offer yourself as Wikimania
scholarships committee member, or as ambassador for your community.
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Oggetto: [Wikimania-l] Invitation to Wikimania 2016 Scholarship Committee
Data: Sun, 1 Nov 2015 21:11:05 +0000 (UTC)
we are now calling for a scholarship review committee.
This year, we additionally want a scholarship ambassador for each major
geography or language, including a representative from each entity which
pays for additional scholarships; the ambassadors will be committee
The scholarship review committee is an important and diverse group of
volunteers who help to run the scholarship program in accordance with
this Wikimania. We encourage people from all Wikimedia wikis to apply
for this position so that the committee can handle applications in many
The main duties of the committee members prior to Wikimania 2016 are:
* Participation in periodic online meetings with scholarships program
manager and other committee members.
* Review and edit communications material (e.g. Scholarship wiki,
* Assistance in determination of scholarship applicant requirements.
* Assurance of due consideration and speedy response time to Wikimania
scholarship applications in multiple languages.
* Work with the local team.
For further information please visit m:Wikimania/Scholarships/Tasks
committee will also be polishing this page).
We are looking for Wikimedians from all over the world, who are:
* fluent in written English and have good communication skills, or can
name local community member(s)/ambassadors who help them with
* discreet and able to handle confidential applicant information, and
objectively assess candidates.
* willing to review scholarship applications in late 2015/early 2016.
* having either or both:
o previously attended Wikimania.
o strong knowledge of the cross-project Wikimedia community.
You will be working remotely. While we hope that scholarship review
committee members will enjoy Wikimania 2016 by giving significant input
to it, the local team cannot guarantee financial support for the
committee members' travel expenses since scholarship review committee
members may not apply for a scholarship themselves.
If you're interested in serving on the scholarship reviewing committee
and/or as scholarship ambassador, *please send us an email at
domande.wikimania(a)wikimedia.it*. If you have any questions, please don't
hesitate to contact us.
Deadline to apply is *Sunday, November 15, 2015*. The local team will
contact all candidates and publish the list of scholarship committee
members right afterwards. Please help with translations on
* Nov 1–Nov 15: Call for Scholarship Committee
* Nov 16–Dec 6: Preparations of the Scholarship Committee
* Dec 6–Jan 9: Submission time
<https://wikimania2016.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Nemo_bis> and Martin
Wikimania 2016 team, scholarships subteam