Forwarding on behalf of the ASF's Travel Assistance Committee. Note that the deadline is July 7th (two days from now).

Michael Glavassevich
XML Parser Development
IBM Toronto Lab


"Gav..." <> wrote on 07/01/2010 01:14:27 AM:

> Hi All,
> There is only ONE WEEK to go before we stop accepting applications for
> financial assistance.
> The Travel Assistance Committee is now taking in applications for those
> wanting to attend ApacheCon North America (NA) 2010, which is taking place
> between the 1st and 5th November in Atlanta.
> The Travel Assistance Committee is looking for people who would like to be
> able to attend ApacheCon, but who need some financial support in order to be
> able to get there. There are limited places available, and all applications
> will be scored on their individual merit.
> Financial assistance is available to cover travel, accommodation and
> entrance to the event, either in part or in full, depending on
> circumstances. However, the support available for those attending only the
> barcamp is smaller than that for people attending the whole event. The
> Travel Assistance Committee aims to support all ApacheCons, and
> cross-project events, and so it may be prudent for those in Asia and the EU
> to wait for an event closer to them.
> More information can be found on the main Apache website at
> - where you will also find a link to
> the online application and details for submitting.
> Applications for applying for travel assistance are now being accepted, and
> will close on the 7th July 2010.
> Good luck to all those that will apply.
> You are welcome to tweet, blog as appropriate.
> Regards,
> The Travel Assistance Committee.