Zürich Hackathon scholarships

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Opening of the 2013 Hackathon in Amsterdam.

Wikimedia UK is offering two to three scholarships to attend the Zürich Hackathon 2014 in Switzerland on 9-11 May.

What the scholarship covers

The grant will cover:

  • travel to, from and within Zürich
  • meals as provided by Youth Hostel Zürich, which is serving as both the venue for the Hackathon and accommodation
  • accommodation during the Hackathon


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

  • based in the UK
  • able to travel to Zürich
  • willing to feature in blog posts about the Hackathon

To apply

Applications for the scholarships should go through the Hackathon registration page linked to from mw:Zürich Hackathon 2014. The deadline for application is 16 March.

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 Katie Chan at katie.chanatwikimedia.org.uk or leave a message on the talk page.