[Linux-aus] Grant proposal - Transport for Melissa Draper to speak at CLUG in June
lathiat at bur.st
Tue Jun 5 15:45:29 UTC 2007
I agree, I would also like to see this granted, while travel grants have
largely tended not to fare too well in the past, this is a short train
hop and not a flight across the globe - it is also of direct Australian
benefit and not just sending an Australian to an over-seas conference.
Tim Ansell wrote:
> I would like to voice my support for this grant (even though I'm not in
> Canberra). The cost is pretty insignificant and the benefit seems pretty
> large - specially if Melissa goes on to use this talk as a basis for
> other talks.
>> The total cost of rail fares from Albury to Canberra return, leaving on
>> the 28th of June and returning on the 29th of June, amount to $69.96.
>> This is the amount I am asking Linux Australia to pay. Accommodation,
>> meals and other transportation will be taken care of privately. I would also have a 'gold coin donation' bucket at the CLUG meeting for donations to Linux Australia to offset the transport costs, and to give the feeling of a shared goal.
>> Thanks in advance,
> Thank you for your time.
> Tim Ansell
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