That is great, Arnav. I hope everybody who are planning to attend this year get the visa .
Can you update a detailed visa procedure here ? http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Wikimania2012 similar to the one here http://wiki.wikimedia.in/index.php?title=Wikimania2011&action=historysubmit&diff=3954&oldid=3940 I also suggest to get in touch with other attendees and help them in visa and co-ordinate the travel. -TC On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 6:14 PM, Arnav Sonara <sonara.ar...@gmail.com>wrote: > Hey everyone, > > I appeared for visa interview on 8th May at US Consulate Mumbai, and I > successfully got one :) > > If anyone is interested in knowing about the process or anything, please > feel free to get in touch with me, I would be more than happy to share my > knowledge and Visa interview with you. > > Thanks. > > > On Sat, May 5, 2012 at 10:47 AM, CherianTinu Abraham < > tinucher...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> Hi all, >> Special congratulations to all those who received Wikimania >> Scholarships this year. >> >> As Sodabottle commented, last year, it was extremely useful by knowing >> each other, who all are traveling and helping each other with visa >> applications and other formalities. >> http://wiki.wikimedia.in/index.php?title=Wikimania2011&action=historysubmit&diff=3954&oldid=3940. >> A lot of offline discussions and muutal helps ensured that most people >> get their visas in time and was able to attend the Wikimania. >> >> This year, there is a page created for this purpose * >> http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Wikimania2012 * >> Requesting all those who received the Scholarships or attending Wikimania >> from India, to add their details here. >> >> If you have received the scholarship, don't forget to confirm your >> acceptance, book the tickets with the foundation travel agent and also work >> on the US visa asap. With USA this year, it is going to difficult with the >> visas, so please ensure that you do the homework and work on the visa >> formalities with due diligence. >> >> You have received scholarships from among hundreds of applications world >> wide, so request to kindly take it very seriously and ensure that you >> utilize this precious opportunity. If wasted, please remember that another >> deserving person could have instead attended the Wikimania. >> >> For those whose applications were "rejected" this year, don't worry... it >> has nothing to do with your accomplishments or your good work for the >> Wikimania Movement. I am also one among those rejected this year. :) I got >> my first Wikimania scholarship in 2010 after applying for several years >> .... >> With so many applications from world over and hundreds of Wikimedians >> from different languages and countries, it is difficult to accommodate lots >> of people with the limited number of scholarships. >> >> And don't forget to apply next year ! And Keep up the great work ! >> >> Best wishes again to all those who received Wikimania Scholarships this >> year. >> >> Regards >> Tinu Cherian >> >> On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 3:04 PM, Bala Jeyaraman <sodabot...@gmail.com>wrote: >> >>> Hi all, >>> >>> Wikimania 2012 scholarships have been announced. Indian wikimedians who >>> have been awarded full/partial scholarships - please enter your details in >>> the page: http://wiki.wikimedia.in/Wikimania2012 This will be helpful >>> for mutual help with visa application, travel etc (last year it proved very >>> helpful) >>> >>> - >>> Bala >>> >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >>> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >>> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >>> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >>> >>> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > > > -- > Thanks > Arnav (ricku). > (User:Rangilo_Gujarati)<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Rangilo_Gujarati> > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > >
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