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

From: Tanya Mandal <tanya@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2019 15:38:10 +0530
To: lw@tetralogical.com, "public-idcg@w3.org" <public-idcg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f1827d69-f78b-2c98-1973-e1332ab22bf8@w3.org>
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On 04/02/2019 22:28, 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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