[EuroPython-Announce] EuroPython 2018: Financial Aid Program
mal at europython.eu
Tue May 29 08:25:35 EDT 2018
As part of our commitment to the Python community, we are pleased to
announce that we offer special grants for people in need of a
financial aid to attend EuroPython 2018.
We offer financial aid conference grants in these 3 categories:
- Free and discounted ticket: Get a standard ticket for the conference
for free (including access to conference days (Wed-Fri), Beginners’
Day workshop and sprints.). Note: training passes are NOT included
in the free conference ticket.
- Travel costs: We will cover the travel costs pro rata, depending on
what you are applying for.
- Accommodation: We can partially cover your accommodation costs
Our grants are open to all people in need of financial aid. We will
specifically take into account the following criteria in the selection
- Contributors: Potential speakers/trainers of EuroPython (people who
submitted a proposal) and all who contribute to EuroPython and/or
Python community projects.
- Economic factors: We want everybody to have a chance to come to
EuroPython, regardless of economic situation or income level.
- Diversity: We seek the most diverse and inclusive event possible.
How to apply
You can apply for financial aid by filling the form on the EuroPython
2018 Finance Aid page:
If you have any questions, please read the FAQ or send an email to
finaid at europython.eu
- June 5th (2018-06-05) - the deadline for submitting the applications
- June 12th (2018-06-12) - applicants will be notified by e-mail around
- June 17th (2018-06-17) - deadline for applicants to accept the grant
- June 20th (2018-06-20) - applicants will receive confirmation notific
- July 23rd (2018-07-23) - last day when we accept invoices
Free ticket: The individual coupons will be generated for a free
Accommodation and Travel grant: All grants involving reimbursements
will be reimbursed by PayPal or bank transfer. Please send us your
receipts (hotel invoice, plane/bus/train ticket) before the conference
Become a special Finance Aid and Diversity sponsor!
You or your company can support our finaid initiative by becoming a sponsor.
We have a special sponsor package “Financial aid sponsor” and a
“Financial aid donation” option that can be booked separately or in
combination with a sponsor package:
For more information please contact the sponsor work group at
sponsoring at europython.eu.
Bring us a new sponsor and get free ticket for EuroPython 2018!
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networks as widely as possible. Thank you !
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EuroPython 2018 Team
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