Amsterdam Hackathon travel grants

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Wikimedia UK is offering four (4) full scholarships to attend the Amsterdam Hackathon 2013 in the Netherlands on 24-26 May 2013. The deadline for applying for a scholarship is 8th March 2013.

What the scholarship covers

The grant will cover:

  • Travel to and from Amsterdam
  • Accommodation during the hackathon
  • A per diem to cover local expenses


In order to quality for a full scholarship, you must be:

  • based in the UK
  • able to travel to Amsterdam
  • willing to feature in blog posts about the hackathon

To apply

If you wish to apply for a WMUK scholarship, please send:

  • Your name and email address
  • A rationale for why we should support your attendance, demonstrating experience as a community developer or sysadmin

to prior to the application deadline.

Scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of Wikimedia UK, and will be decided upon based on the submitted attendance rationale.

If you have any questions, please contact Richard Nevell at or leave a message on the talk page.