Wiki Conference India 2011
18 to 20 November 2011, Mumbai (India), Website: http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2011 Wikimedia India website : http://wikimedia.in/
Notes on the Scholarships: Travel and Accommodation
– Accommodation will be provided in a budget hotel within 5 to 10 minutes walking distance from the venue in South Mumbai. – Accommodation will be provided at any one of four hotels tied up with the event. – Accommodation is an AC room on a three/four person sharing basis of the same gender for 2 or 3 nights. – First Check in time will be 1200 hrs on Thursday 17 Nov 2011 & Last Checkout at 1200hrs on 20 Nov 2011. – Accommodation costs before & after these dates shall be borne by the applicant. – You may either apply for a full or partial scholarship, not both. If you apply for a full scholarship and the application is unsuccessful, you cannot then apply for a partial scholarship. All other things being the same, preference will be given to partial scholarship applicants, who do not need as much money to attend the conference. Please express your choice by selecting your need particularly for travel and/or accommodation in the box provided. – Scholarships are also available on a preferential basis (all other things being the same) for conference attendees with special needs, such as minors and persons with disabilities, who cannot attend unless they are accompanied by a caregiver. This should be clearly mentioned in the description of contributions. -Information of partial scholarships: We will bear a part of the 2 A/c rail fare and part of the Hotel costs which are aprox. INR 1500 per person per night and you bear the rest. -Scholarships will be awarded at the sole discretion of the organisers. -For more information visit: http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2011 -Those who receive scholarships still need to register for the event when registration begins. -Incomplete applications will be rejected. Those applying for the scholarships agree to the Terms and Conditions set by the organisers.