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

From: Léonie Watson <lw@tetralogical.com>
Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2019 17:55:28 +0000
To: "public-idcg@w3.org" <public-idcg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <84ecd998-cbae-8c8f-baa9-5de42d076647@tetralogical.com>
The proposal to adopt the name "diversity fund" is accepted, with many 
+1 messages in support, a few 0 messages from people who did not feel 
strongly, and no -1 messages opposing it.

Thank you to everyone who responded.

On 04/02/2019 16:58, 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.

Director @TetraLogical
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