Wikimania 2016 applications

Update - applications for Wikimania have closed

A reminder - applications for scholarships for Wikimania 2016 in Esino Lario, Italy, are closing soon! Please get your applications in by
January 9th. To apply, visit the scholarship page.

Have you ever wanted to join the worlds biggest Wikipedia event? But you ou never got selected for a scholarship?
No panic, as this year, the number of (partial) sholarships was increased x10.

So try your luck this time!

Some tips:
  1. respect the deadlines. You need to file your application on time to be eligible
  2. keep your eyes open for grant possibilities with local chapters, like the Dutch: https://wikimania2016.wikimedia.org/wiki/Beurzen_Wikimedia_Nederland
  3. consider giving a presentation during the event. See https://wikimania2016.wikimedia.org/wiki/Submissions This increases your chances of getting a sholarship.

Feel free to ask the board for further assistance.