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Hausa translations of Wikimedia Foundation Funds documents
Hausa Wikimedians need to know how this new Wikimedia Foundation Funds is working, im planning to translate the documents into Hausa Language.
targetHausa Speakers
start date1st February
end date28 February
budget (local currency)450,208 NGN
budget (USD)1100 USD
grant typeindividual
contact(s)• gwankia6(_AT_)yahoo.com
website (if applicable)• N/A

Applications are not required to be in English. Please complete the application in your preferred language.

Project Goal[edit]

Choose one or more of the following goals. You can add or delete goals as needed.

  1. Support communications or translation needs for a Wikimedia movement activity, meeting, or program.
  2. To translate the documents of Wikimedia Foundation Funds

Project Plan[edit]


  1. What Wikimedia movement activity will your work support?
  2. If you are translating any materials or doing live translation, in what languages will you support these needs? Who will be responsible for doing the translations?
    I'm planning to translate the documents of Wikimedia Foundation Fund into Hausa Language, and I'm responsible with the transition.
  3. Is there anything else you want to tell us about this project?
    Previously I started translating the Wikimedia Foundation Grant Fund. I am very good at translating. I'm translating at Translatewiki.net, for example I translate the Content Translation Tool into Hausa and many other translations some on the Meta Page others on Translatewiki.net


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  • Compensation for translation-related work (including preparation, meeting facilitation time, debriefing, live translation time, translation work of documents and material): 500 USD
  • Online tools or services (subscription services for online meeting platforms): 450 USD
  • Small equipment costs (such as microphones, headsets, webcam, but not larger equipment such as laptops, computers, or tablets) 150 USD
  • Other:

TOTAL: $1100

Completing your application[edit]

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  • Change the application status from status=draft to status=proposed in the {{Probox}} template.
  • Contact rapidgrants(_AT_)wikimedia.org to confirm your submission, as well as to request any support around your application.