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Grants:PEG/Wiki says LearnMe


Withdrawn
This was a submission to the Project and Event Grants Program from an organization in 2013-14, but was withdrawn by that organization before a funding decision was delivered.


Basic informationEdit

Grant request detailsEdit

Are you an organization, a group, or an individual?
Group
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Robotics Club of LEC is a group of highly interested and dedicated Computer Engineering Students from Lumbini Engineering College, Nepal that fosters computer related events and seminars and have been running several national as well as international competitions.
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Basant Pandey
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Om Prakash Bhandari
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tara61062@live.com


Project detailsEdit

Official project name
Wiki says LearnMe
Project start date
September 1, 2014
Project completion date
December 10, 2014
Please describe the project in a few sentences
We would like to hold a series of presentations about Wikipedia to interested groups of people and students, including schools, colleges, libraries and specialized associations of experts.

Financial detailsEdit

Please provide an equivalent amount in US dollars on the date you open this request
$2500

Goals and measures of successEdit

Project goalEdit

The goal of this projects is to introduce schools and colleges students and interest people to Wikipedia and involve them in editing.

Measures of successEdit

We will consider this project a success if we can hold at least seven presentations during the entire course of the event.

Project scope and activitiesEdit

List of activities
We would like to hold a series of presentations about Wikipedia to interested groups of people and students, including schools, colleges, libraries and specialized associations of experts.

BudgetEdit

The budget available from Wikipedia will be used to produce materials for presentation, rent projector and catering foods and pay travel expenses for volunteers during the event.

Non-financial requirementsEdit

Requests for non-financial assistance
1)We might like to ask Wikimedia Nepal's help in providing us with presentation material that has been used or is currently used for presentations.
2)Requesting permission to use Wikimedia's marks and logo.

ResourcesEdit

Resources
1)We have 10+ quality of volunteers contributing their time to coordinate the event.
2)We have secured an agreement with 3 schools and 1 college to organize the event and we are under agreement with some more schools and organizations as well.
3)We have receive butterfly feedback from community leaders.
4)Volunteer as well as the schools and the college(those already agreement-ed) are much more excited for the event.

ImpactEdit

This project will enhance the Wikipedia reach in the hands of hundreds of schools and college's students and promote Wiki among youths in in several places of Nepal.