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There was an international media and writing contest during July and August, concluded at Wikimania on August 7 2005. One did not have to attend to nominate excellent work; anyone could nominate his/her own work as well as that of others. (rules and details)
Nominations for the writing and media competitions are listed below. Note that all contests were language-independent; entries were considered in all languages.
The following are nominations in the nine categories of the 2005 writing and media competitions. Any content created in any language, on any Wikimedia project is eligible for entry.
1. Articles - History & Biography
2. Articles - Humanities, Social science, Art & Culture
3. Articles - Natural science & Technology
4. Articles - Current Events & Pop Culture
5. News (both summary and original reporting)
6. Primary source material
Note: to be eligibile for this award, the content in question has to have actually been uploaded before August 4 to some Wikimedia site.
(preferably not formerly available elsewhere online)
7. Book modules & collections
8. Quote and Dictionary collections
it:wikt:Categoria:Cristianesimo (a category with many words in many languages, it was a very topical project in the period when the pope died and a new pope was elected. An example of cooperation between different wiktionaries, with many words with pronunciations.)
content written at or on the way to Wikimania...(no serious submissions in this category)
These are the nine media categories for the Summer 2005 media competition. Please upload entries themselves to the Wikimania Media Competition page, and link to them from here. Any content created by a wikimedian for any Wikimedia project, or freely-licensed for this contest, is eligible. PD content found and repurposed is generally not, unless it was unknown or otherwise unavailable beforehand.
To donate an award to a specific contest, please list what you are donating, for which category.
Please suggest new special award categories below!
de: Wikimania enthält auch ein mehrsprachiges Schreib- und Media-Wettbewerb. Einträge können bis 3. August 2005 nominiert werden.
en: Wikimania is having a multilingual writing and media contest. Entries may be nominated until August 3, 2005.
es: Wikimanía incluye una competición plurilingüe de artículos y multimedia. Las entradas pueden ser nominadas hasta el 3 de agosto de 2005.
nl: Wikimania heeft ook een meertalige schrijf- en media-wedstrijd. Inzendingen kunnen worden genomineerd tot 3 augustus 2005.