Application Due Date: October 2,2018
WikiIndaba Conference is the regional conference for Africans both within and in the diaspora. The initial edition was kept in Johannesburg, South Africa in 2014 by Wikimedia ZA, while the existing edition was kept in Tunis, Tunisia in 2018 by Wikimedia TN Usergroup The 2019 edition of the conference will be hosted in Abuja, FCT, Nigeria by the Wikimedia UG Nigeria.
Structure ability for African Wikimedians.
Promoting advancement of the security and involvement of Africa in Wikimedia tasks.
Connecting African Wikimedians both within the continent and in the diaspora.
City: Abuja, FCT.
Date: 18, 19 and 20 January2019
Scholarship application due date.
The due date for scholarships for travel and accommodations is 2nd October 2018 Please remember that no scholarship applications will be accepted or examined after this due date.
Prepare for travel and accommodations.
The conference starts on Friday 18 th of January and ends on Sunday the 20 th of January2019 The check in to the Conference hotel will start with Thursday 17 th and the check out on Sunday 20 th. Appointments at the Conference hotel will be made by the Wikimedia UG Nigeria LOC.
When accepted, Wikimedia UG Nigeria LOC will send you all the needed files to get a visa if required.
Contents of application.
In this application, you will be asked to submit the following details:.
Issues on conference program.
Conference involvement details.
Passport and address details.
Security of individual privacy.
‘ These issues are for prospects to reveal pleasing any or a variety of requirements for scholarship and conference participation.’.
Issues about Wikimedia and WikiIndaba.
In your view, what possibilities does WikiIndaba have for the Wikimedia movement? *.
Please call a few capabilities, understanding, tools, or resources, that you want to have the capability to restore home (to your local organization/group/community).
Discuss your work as a Wikimedian and/or as an advocate for open culture, complimentary software application movement.
Precisely exactly what does your work focus on?
Or something else? What?
Issues about revealed success (Identify WikiIndaba leaders).
If you have handled problems, precisely what were they and how did you make advancement? For the length of time did it take? Did others offer you support so that you could make advancement or are you working alone?
Are you currently handling problems? Please describe them.
What have you done that others can get from, and are you going to coach someone?
Please recommend whether you have an interest in leading or helping in activities throughout the conference.
Quick presentation/Lighting talk.
Training session/workshop session.
Sharing tasks as learning examples in little groups.
There is one sort of scholarship, covering an overall of 60 people:.
SCHOLARSHIP FOR CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION + ACCOMMODATIONS + SUPPORT FOR TRAVEL EXPENSES.
For more information:.
Go To the Authorities Websites of the WikiIndaba conference 2019/ Scholarships.