Grants:IEG/Help Wikipedians to meet their favourite celebrities

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Help Wikipedians to meet their favourite celebrities

idea creator:

Aaeekkssoouullii Aaeekkssoouullii

project contact:

write in my talk page.



I would like to help Wikipedians to meet their favourite celebrities..

2013 round 1

Project idea[edit]

Imagine how different would be the world if Wikipedians have chance to meet at least one of their favourite celebrities.

Project goals[edit]

Until the end of 2013, at least 10 Wikipedians will have the chance.

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Project plan[edit]


Scope and activities[edit]

I will search with my partners in this idea to find Wikipedians(2 from English Wikipedia and 2 from Greek Wikipedia) who can't travel far away to meet not only celebrities but the people who they admire.

I believe that many Wikipedians will benefit fron this idea.

Tools, technologies, and techniques[edit]

Nothing. Just the support from all the community.


Total amount requested[edit]

4900 USD

Budget breakdown[edit]

Airline Tickets from Wikipedians' country to other: 4100 USD, hotel to stay for 2 nights: 500 USD, tickets for concerts or football matches: 300 USD.

Intended impact:[edit]

Target audience[edit]

All of us.

Fit with strategy[edit]


Measures of success[edit]

The target of this idea is to make people happy. To make a gift to all these people who work, to inform the world.



Community Notification:[edit]

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  • Meet celebrities? What sort of celebrities? And how would this improve the projects? Doc James (talk · contribs · email) 08:08, 8 February 2013 (UTC)
  • Isn't it possible to meet celebrities from one's own country without having to travel to another country and watch football matches? How does Wikipedia benefit by enabling you to meet the celebrities (of your choice)?--Netha Hussain (talk) 19:05, 9 February 2013 (UTC)