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Did you meet your goals? Are you happy with how the project went?

Yes, we meet our goals for the project, and very happy for the resounding success of the project.



Please report on your original project targets. Please be sure to review and provide metrics required for Rapid Grants.

Target outcome Achieved outcome Explanation
20 participants 20 By sending out early invitations and starting the editathon early, we achieved our objective as anticipated.
200 articles/improved/edits words to be added Created (57), Edited/Improved (1.33k) & total edits (5.49k) added Due to the knowledge gained through the physical training and online training, which the majority of our participants joined as scheduled, we were able to meet our goal. We utilized the edit a thon to complete this project.
We expected to have (10) new participants (10) participants registered with Wikivoyage during the project events. Our new participants are those who came for the event but we had 10 new participants who registered for the event
To use outreach dashboard to track the events physical and online activities The outreach dashboard and project activities were successfully tracked.



Projects do not always go according to plan. Sharing what you learned can help you and others plan similar projects in the future. Help the movement learn from your experience by answering the following questions:

  • What worked well?
The open knowledge training was really successful. The players paid close attention and adhered to the rules. On the practice field, demonstrations were done along with questions and answers.
  • What did not work so well?
Turnout out participants
  • What would you do differently next time?
gather a larger audience and target underused wiki project in Nigeria



Grant funds spent


Please describe how much grant money you spent for approved expenses, and tell us what you spent it on.

  • Venue(30,000):NGN 30,000
  • Refreshment and Takeaway pack(1500*20):NGN30,000
  • Equipment Rentals:Camera and photography(3,000)+projector(5,000)+speaker and microphone(2000):NGN10,000
  • Internet services(1000*20*2):NGN40,000
  • E fliers(2000) and roll up banner(10,000):NGN12,000
  • Airtime for communication(1000*2=2000)+ Transportation(hike in fuel prices((2000))+ data for team members(2500*2=5000)(9,000*2):NGN18,000
  • Prizes for contributors(1st:10,000 2nd:10,000 3rd:5,000 top highest new editor:5,000):NGN30,000
  • Contigencies,Miscellaneous and Logistics: NGN 10,000
  • TOTAL:NGN 180,000

Grants fund sheet


Your budget should be transferred to this google sheets and a copy added here or sent via mail to grant@wikimedia.org.ng. The first worksheet named Application is your budget while the second worksheet named Report is for your expenses


Remaining funds


Do you have any remaining grant funds?


Anything else


Anything else you want to share about your project?