Grants:PEG/WM CZ/Presentation & Outreach/Wikimedia Academy

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Legal name of chapter
Wikimedia Czech Republic
Grant contact name
Grant contact user-name or e-mail
Grant contact title (position)
WM CZ grant coordinator
Project lead name
Project lead user-name or e-mail
Project lead title (position), if any
WM CZ vice chair
Full project name
Wikimedia Academy
Amount requested (in USD)
Provisional target start date
postponed indefinitely
Provisional completion date

Budget breakdown[edit]


  • auditorium and computer classroom ... 400
  • educational materials for participants ... 100
  • Wikipedia book for participants ... 125
  • personal costs ... 100 (for lecturers)
  • travel costs ... 100 (for lecturers and organizers)
  • administrative costs ... 200 (postage, communication...)


  • participant fee ... 200

Project scope[edit]

Wikimedia Academy shall be a seminar for teachers that will be introduced into Wikipedia editing through lectures and their own practise in a workshop.

Project goal[edit]

To inform Czech teachers about Wikipedia rules and procedures, to improve the reputation of Wikipedia in educational sphere and to get more schools involved into the Wikipedia.

Non-financial requirements[edit]


Fit to strategy[edit]

Wikimedia Academy are standard tools for establishing co-operation between Wikipedia and educational institutions, that have already taken place in various countries.

Other benefits[edit]

By stimulating of Wikipedia creation at school in a way that should respect the specialities of Wikipedia, the Wikipedia content can be improved a lot.

Measures of success[edit]

Realization of academia, getting feed back, making long-term relations.