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This page lists important announcements from the Wikimedia India Chapter.   
 
This page lists important announcements from the Wikimedia India Chapter.   
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==2016-2017==
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* World's largest photography competition returns for 2016 in India, [[Media/Press Release:Wiki Loves Monuments India 2016|press release]]
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* Registration for [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2016 WikiConference India 2016] is now open.Please register '''[http://wci2016.doattend.com/ HERE]'''.The organizers are providing free registration (including registration fee, swag, food) and accommodation for all speakers, local volunteers, guests, scholarship recipients and Wikimedians with over 50 global edits on July 25, 2016.
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*The Indian Community is organizing the [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2016 WikiConference India 2016].The Conference is open for participation of Wikimedians from all nations, and will be taking place on the '''5th, 6th, and 7th of August 2016 at Chandigarh'''.
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*WikiConference India 2016 (WCI 2016) is being held on 5,6,7 August 2016 in Landran (Mohali), Chandigarh, India. WCI 2016 Scholarships Program is offering a limited number of scholarships to cover the cost of selected individuals' travel, conference registration fee and accommodation. Interested candidates may apply [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/16vkezyy3mJhfWWJiYs_dvJzUPPbUkwgHcxnP7VaViLs/viewform HERE]before 31 May 2016 23:59 UTC.For more details please check the [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/WikiConference_India_2016/Scholarships Scholarship Page] of the conference.
  
 
==2015-2016==
 
==2015-2016==
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*On 1st November 2015,the 5 millionth article was created on English language Wikipedia. The article on [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persoonia_terminalis Persoonia terminalis] is an Australian shrub created by Australian contributor [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Casliber Cas Liber]. For more information see the press statement by the Wikimedia Foundation [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Five_million_articles here.]
 
* Wikimedia India is [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:PEG/WM_IN/PEG_Bridge_Funding applying for a grant through WMF's PEG program] to support its ongoing programmatic activities. We request the Wikimedia Community to take note of this application and provide comments in the grant application's talk page.  
 
* Wikimedia India is [https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:PEG/WM_IN/PEG_Bridge_Funding applying for a grant through WMF's PEG program] to support its ongoing programmatic activities. We request the Wikimedia Community to take note of this application and provide comments in the grant application's talk page.  
 
* [[Elections 2015/Announcement|Executive Committee Elections 2015]] for 2 vacancies has been announced by the Election Committee, published Oct 5, 2015.  
 
* [[Elections 2015/Announcement|Executive Committee Elections 2015]] for 2 vacancies has been announced by the Election Committee, published Oct 5, 2015.  

Revision as of 22:35, 6 November 2016

This page lists important announcements from the Wikimedia India Chapter.

2016-2017

  • World's largest photography competition returns for 2016 in India, press release
  • Registration for WikiConference India 2016 is now open.Please register HERE.The organizers are providing free registration (including registration fee, swag, food) and accommodation for all speakers, local volunteers, guests, scholarship recipients and Wikimedians with over 50 global edits on July 25, 2016.
  • The Indian Community is organizing the WikiConference India 2016.The Conference is open for participation of Wikimedians from all nations, and will be taking place on the 5th, 6th, and 7th of August 2016 at Chandigarh.
  • WikiConference India 2016 (WCI 2016) is being held on 5,6,7 August 2016 in Landran (Mohali), Chandigarh, India. WCI 2016 Scholarships Program is offering a limited number of scholarships to cover the cost of selected individuals' travel, conference registration fee and accommodation. Interested candidates may apply HEREbefore 31 May 2016 23:59 UTC.For more details please check the Scholarship Page of the conference.

2015-2016

2014-2015

2013-14

2012-13

2011-12

2010-11