Skip to main content

PyCon AU gender diversity grants for women in Python!

PyCon AU is pleased to announce that it will be offering two gender diversity delegate grants to women who wish to attend PyCon AU in 2011. These grants will both cover full registration costs; in addition, one of the grants will cover up to $AUD500 of travel and accommodation costs for a woman living outside of the Sydney region to attend.

These grants aim to reduce the financial barriers to attending PyCon AU 2011, by subsidising the registration and travel costs of people from diverse groups, who contribute in important ways to the Python community.

More information can be found at http://pycon-au.org/2011/grants/

Eligibility

In order to be eligible for one of the grants, you must be:
  • a woman, aged 18 or older
  • professional, hobbyist or student interested in, or currently working in Python-related fields or projects
  • planning to attend both days of PyCon AU 2011
In order to be eligible for the travel and accommodation grant, you must additionally:
  • live further than 150 km from the conference venue.
(If you are unsure, please visit http://maps.google.com.au/maps/place?q=66+Goulburn+St,+Sydney,+NSW+2000 and use the "Get Directions" link in the upper left-hand corner to calculate the driving distance from your place of residence to the venue.)

More information can be found at http://pycon-au.org/2011/grants/

Award Amount

Both selected grant recipients will receive a free Full registration to PyCon AU (including a seat at the conference dinner on Saturday night), worth $198.

In addition, the recipient of the travel and accommodation grant will be reimbursed up to $500 in travel and accommodation costs.

More information can be found at http://pycon-au.org/2011/grants/

Timeline

Applications for the gender diversity delegates grants are open now, and will close on 8th of July. We will notify all successful recipients of their award by 15th of July so that you can have ample time to complete your travel plans.

More information can be found at http://pycon-au.org/2011/grants/

Comments

lily said…
Sawasdee,ka.
I come to visit you blog naka. ^-^

Popular posts from this blog

PyCon 2019 Registration is Open!

It is that time of year! Registration for PyCon 2019 has launched and once again we are selling the first 800 tickets at a discounted rate.
How to register Once you have created an account on us.pycon.org, you can register via the registration tab on the conference website.
Registration costs The early bird pricing is $550 for corporate, $350 for individuals, and $100 for students. Once we sell the first 800 tickets, regular prices will go into effect. Regular pricing will be $700 for corporate, $400 for individuals, and $125 for students.
PyCon will take place May 1-9, 2019 in Cleveland, Ohio. The core of the conference May 3-5, 2019 packs in three days worth of our community’s 95 best talks, amazing keynote speakers, and our famed lightning talks to close out each day, but it is much more than that.
It’s having over 3,000 people in one place to learn from and share with. It’s joining a conversation in the hallway with the creators of open source projects. It’s taking yourself from…

PyCon 2019 proposal submission deadline is fast approaching!

The busy holiday season is upon us and before you know it the new year will be here. January 3rd AoE is the deadline to submit proposals. We've added a draft feature to proposals so you can begin your proposal submission now and come back to make final edits before the January 3rd deadline.
Begin by creating an account on us.pycon.org/2019/dashboard.  Details on submitting a proposal can be found here. January 3, 2019: Deadline to submit a PyCon Talk proposal,Poster proposal,Education Summit proposal, andLas PyCon Charlas proposalFebruary 12, 2019: Deadline to submit applications for Financial aidMarch 3, 2019: Financial Assistance grants awardedMarch 30, 2019: Deadline to respond to offer of Financial AssistanceOur Early Bird tickets are going quickly. If you are hoping to purchase your Student, Individual, or Corporate ticket at our discounted rate, then your time is now — register as soon as you can!
We look forward to seeing you in Cleveland in May 2019!
   [Image…

Pycon 2019 Call for Proposals is Open!

The time is upon us again! PyCon 2019’s Call for Proposals has officially opened for talks, tutorials, posters, education summit presentations, as well as the hatchery program PyCon Charlas. PyCon is made by you, so we need you to share what you’re working on, how you’re working on it, what you’ve learned, what you’re learning, and so much more.

Please make note of important deadlines for submissions:
Tutorial proposals are due November 26, 2018.Talk, Charlas, Poster, and Education Summit proposals are due January 3, 2019.
Who should write a proposal? Everyone! If you’re reading this post, you should write a proposal. PyCon is about uniting and building the Python community, and we won’t advance as an open community if we’re not open with each other about what we’ve learned throughout our time in it. It isn’t about being the smartest one in the room, so we don’t just pick all of the expert talks. It’s about helping everyone move together. “A rising tide lifts all boats,” if you will.

We…