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Fwd: [OSGeo-Discuss] FW: [GPSDD Partners] Launching the Open Data Day 2020 mini-grant scheme

Robert Coup
May be of interest to anyone thinking of organising Open Data Day events this year.

Rob :)

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From: Stephen Abbott Pugh <[hidden email]>
Sent: 16 January 2020 23:04
To: [hidden email]
Subject: [GPSDD Partners] Launching the Open Data Day 2020 mini-grant scheme

 

Dear GPSDD partners,

 

The Open Knowledge Foundation is happy to announce the launch of the mini-grant scheme for Open Data Day 2020.

This scheme will provide small funds to support the organisation of open data-related events across the world on Saturday 7th March 2020.

 

To be awarded a mini-grant, events must fit into one of the four Open Data Day tracks: 

 

1) Environmental data 

2) Tracking public money flows 

3) Open mapping 

4) Data for equal development


Thanks to the generous support of this year’s mini-grant funders – Datopian, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Hivos, the Latin American Open Data Initiative (ILDA), Mapbox, Open Contracting Partnership and the World Resources Institute – we will be looking to give out 60 mini-grants this year.

Applications for the mini-grant scheme must be submitted before midnight GMT on Sunday 9th February 2020 via filling in this form.

 

I hope that some of your organisations or those in your networks will be keen on applying for a mini-grant this year to support Open Data Day-related events all across the world.

 

I would appreciate any and all help with spreading the word about this opportunity.

 

Many thanks


Stephen Abbott Pugh

Content development manager

Email: [hidden email]

Mobile: +447951025273

Twitter: @Stephen_Abbott

Skype: stephendabbott

 

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