We are very grateful to the Python Software Foundation (PSF) as our financial aid sponsor. Together with the budget we allocated, this has allowed us to provide finance aid to people who otherwise would not have been able to attended the conference or give a talk.
We are glad to announce that funds devoted to financial aid have risen by 30% compared to 2015.
Total requested applications: 166
Total accepted grants: 67 (40% of submitted applications)
Total financial aid budget: EUR 25,000
EUR 13,310 from the PSF, EUR 11,690 from the conference budget.
- Grant types
Ticket grants: 36
Accommodation grants: 33
Travel grants: 19
Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Croatia, Czech Republic, Finland, France,
Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain,
Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, USA.
First time attending EuroPython: 66%