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Re: Action needed: Proposal to change the name of the Diversity Scholarship

From: <deborah.kaplan@suberic.net>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2019 12:18:00 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)
To: Léonie Watson <lw@tetralogical.com>
cc: "public-idcg@w3.org" <public-idcg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.WNT.2.20.1902041217510.16240@sierra>
+1

On Mon, 4 Feb 2019, Léonie Watson wrote:

> Everyone,
>
> We need to make some decisions about the diversity scholarship, if we are to 
> begin promoting it in good time. This is the first of three proposals to 
> consider.
>
> Proposal 1:
> Change the name from Diversity Scholarship to Diversity Fund.
>
> Reason:
> A scholarship is usually associated with education. In this case we are not 
> offering assistance to further someone's education, we're offering assistance 
> to enable more people to participate and bring their knowledge/expertise. 
> Fund is a more accurate reflection of this.
>
> * If you support this proposal, please reply to this email with a +1 at the 
> top.
> * If you do not support this proposal, please reply to this email with a -1 
> at the top.
> * If you do not feel strongly about this proposal, or do not want to 
> participate, please reply to this email with a 0 at the top.
>
> You do not have to respond at all, but it really helps if you do. If you 
> would prefer to respond privately, you can send your response to me directly 
> (to lw@tetralogical.com).
>
> Please respond before the end of the day on Friday 8th February 2019.
>
>
> Thank you.
>
> Léonie.
>
>
>

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