[Linux-aus] Grants Application updates April 2017

Linux Australia President president at linux.org.au
Tue Apr 4 08:03:15 AEST 2017

Hi everyone,

This email is to provide a quick update on the status of Grant
Applications, including dates for feedback and when the application will
be discussed at Linux Aus Council.

        Already determined Grant Applications

Derren Desouza - Cryptoproof - Respectfully declined

<mailto:derrend at yahoo.co.uk>

<mailto:derrend at yahoo.co.uk>

Phil Steel-Wilson - Sunraysia LUG domain and hosting $50 - approved
without community consultation given small amount


        Grant Applications currently under consideration

Robert Palmer - Moe Men's Shed classes - submitted 24th March, community
feedback open until Friday 7th April, tabled for decision at Council
Meeting 11th April

Rowland Mosbergen - Stemformatics - submitted 29th March, community
feedback open until Wednesday 12th April, tabled for decision at Council
Meeting 25th April

Dr Mark Wallis - Open Source Teaching Materials - submitted 3rd April,
community feedback open until Monday 17th April, tabled for decision at
Council Meeting 25th April

        Overall summary

Currently available funds: $34,950

At the time of writing, no applications have been received for
UX-related funding, matched dollar for dollar up to $AUD 4k by Cartesian
At the time of writing, no applications have been received for our
weighted /priority areas.


I would also like to thank the community for the generally high tone of
feedback and engagement we've seen to applications so far - your
comments and suggestions are providing a strong level of assurance
around grant applications and ensuring their alignment with Linux
Australia's values. Thank you for your time and insights.

Council has been discussing several other grant requests with
prospective applicants, and more are expected.

Kind regards,

Kathy Reid
Linux Australia

0418 130 636

president at linux.org.au

Linux Australia Inc
GPO Box 4788
Sydney NSW 2001

ABN 56 987 117 479 

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