Grants:Project/Rapid/Culture and Plants Destubathorn 2020

Culture and Plants Destubathorn 2020
The plan is to reduce the number of stubs around culture and plants.We will add templates and info-boxes/ Species boxes to the articles that do not have them. We will create red links to articles that need to be started and even create some stubs to them. We will create a gallery of photos to articles which have scattered pictures in them to make the article clean.
targetTn wikipedia and English Wikipedia
start dateAugust 14
start year2020
end dateAugust 17
end year2020
budget (local currency)P 14,326
budget (USD)$1260
grant typeIndividual
granteeNaomi Moeng
contact(s)• Khotsonaos(_AT_)

Please see the sample Editathon/Training application before drafting your application.

Project GoalEdit

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed.

  1. Reduce the number and stub articles and create articles to red links
  2. Add or improve content/ add templates, infoboxes and speciesboxes to articles that lack them.

Project PlanEdit


Tell us how you'll carry out your project. Be sure to answer the following questions:

1. Are you doing one editathon or training or a series of editathons or trainings?

A series of three online edit-a-thorn

2. How will you let your community know about the event? Please paste links below to where relevant communities have been notified of your proposal, and to any other relevant community discussions.

Telegram channel, Facebook and email

3. Do you have experienced Wikimedia editors to lead the event?


4. Do participants have the equipment or skills needed to participate and contribute high quality content? If not, how will you support them?

No, we have requested them in this grant fund.

5. How will you engage participants after the event(s)?

We will organise online meet-ups after our series of events

6. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?

We plan to des-tub culture related issues and plant topics

Here is a list of articles we plan to look into arranged with categories: [1]

2. List of tswana Articles to be created here


How will you know if the project is successful and you've met your goals? Please include the following targets:

  1. Number of events : 3 series of events (Online)
  2. Number of participants : 20 people
  3. Number of new editors : 10
  4. Number of of articles created or improved : 60
  5. Number of repeat participants (for projects that include a series of events): 5


What resources do you have? Include information on who is organizing the project, what they will do, and if you will receive support from anywhere else (in-kind donations or additional funding).

I will be the organizer of the Project, i will ask assistance from Mompati.

What resources do you need? For your funding request, list bullet points for each expense and include a total amount.

Internet data connection = This is mainly required for participants who might need it, we request an amount of $350, which will be used for three consecutive days.
We will need motivation for our participants, getting swag for them/rewards = $60
Social media advertising/ Banner designing (marketing) spreading the word before the event = $250
Refreshments for participants at the comfort of their homes (Online payment for a drink/snack) = $250
Pc/Laptop Rental for 3 editing days (about 8 laptops to be hired) = $350

Total = $1260


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Community members are encouraged to endorse your project request here!

  • Support, We have so many stub articles that needs attention (De-stubbed), i think this is going to be an interesting pilot project. Mompati Dikunwane (talk) 14:39, 18 July 2020 (UTC)