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

From: Rachel Comerford <rachel.comerford@macmillan.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2019 10:39:58 -0500
Message-ID: <CAESEvMw221fniuhQWPEvY4LC-b-P6Vdz3sfh5Va1B2hjS6OPmg@mail.gmail.com>
To: lw@tetralogical.com
Cc: "public-idcg@w3.org" <public-idcg@w3.org>
+1

Rachel Comerford | Senior Director of Content Standards and Accessibility |
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On Mon, Feb 4, 2019 at 11:59 AM 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.
>
>
> --
> Director TetraLogical
>
>
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