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

From: Charles 'chaals' (McCathie) Nevile <chaals@yandex.ru>
Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2019 19:10:52 +0100
To: public-idcg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.zwo8searag6dn2@chaalss-macbook-pro.home>
weak +1

cheers

On Mon, 04 Feb 2019 17:58:58 +0100, Léonie Watson <lw@tetralogical.com>  
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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