Grants:Regions/Northern and Western Europe

Northern & Western Europe

This region includes the following countries and territories:

Åland; Andorra; Austria; Belgium; Channel Islands; Denmark; Faroe Islands; Finland; France; Germany; Iceland; Republic of Ireland; Isle of Man; Israel; Italy; Liechtenstein; Luxembourg; Malta; Monaco; Netherlands; Norway; Portugal; San Marino; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; United Kingdom; Greenland; Gibraltar

Program OfficerEdit

Lead Program Officer for Northern and Western Europe
Location: Gloggnitz, Austria
Timezone: UTC+2
Language(s) spoken: English, Hungarian

Regional calendarEdit

General Support (Wikimedia Community Fund)

Upcoming Round 2 (2022-23)

  • Applicant proposal support starts: February 20, 2023
  • Submission deadline: March 24, 2023
  • Eligibility check: February 20 - March 24, 2023
  • Application translation: March 24 - March 31, 2023
  • Review process starts: March 31, 2023
  • Feedback received: April 14, 2023
  • Engaging with feedback: April 14 - May 5, 2023
  • Decisions announced: May 25, 2023
  • Agreement signed: May 19 - June 2, 2023
  • First payment sent: June 2 - June 15, 2023
  • Midterm report due: January 15, 2024
  • Final report due: July 31, 2024
  • Yearly report due for multi-year funds: August 15, 2024

Contact usEdit

Rapid FundEdit

If you want to apply or if have any questions about the Rapid Fund, please reach out to the Regional Program Officer at: nwe_rapid

General Support FundEdit

If you have any questions about the General Support Fund, please reach out to the Regional Program Officer at: nwe_fund

Regional CommitteeEdit

The Committee currently reviews applications to the 'General Support Fund' process twice a year. Rapid grants are reviewed by staff; more general requests for funding are reviewed by the Committee.

  • Antiqueight, August 2021 - It's pronounced Auntie Kate. I'm an engineer. I'm Irish and into our history, especially women in our history, and women in STEM.
  • DarwIn, August 2021 - Software developer, researcher on History & Genealogy, Wikimedian since 2009. Based in Funchal, Madeira Island (Portugal)
  • Lajmmoore, August 2021 - Numismatist, curator, Wikimedian since 2019. Based in West Yorkshire, UK,
  • Mmo, August 2021 - Software architect and Digital Humanist. Based in Bologna, Italy.
  • NickK, August 2021 - Financial analyst, hobbyist photographer, Wikimedian since 2008. Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (after living in Ukraine, France and a bit in the UK).
  • Yger, October 2022 - Retired software developer. Wikipedian (svwp) since 2006, been member in eight different Wikimediagroups, like the first FDC and the same for small grants also founding member and former treasurer Wikimedia Sverige. Based in Sweden.
  • Camelia, October 2022 - Economist, developer, AffCom (former Chair and treasurer), Wikip[m]edian since 2007. Based in Rome (Italy).
  • Trondtr, October 2022, Linguist working on language technolgy for Saami and circumpolar languages. Wikimedian since 2009. Based in Tromsø in Norway.
  • Nferranf, March 2023, Lecturer at Universitat de Barcelona (UB), research on gender issues in Wikipedia projects. Board at Amical Wikimedia. Based in Barcelona, Catalonia (Spain).

Inactive and Past Committee Members are archived here.

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