Financial Support from Python User Group Singapore

Our neighbor’s Python User Group Singapore started the PyCon APAC conference for the first time in 2010, and have been a strong supporter in pushing the conference to be held around Asia Pacific region. They have been strong moral and financial supporters for PyCon APAC conferences in different host cities, and they are also supporting…

PyCon APAC 2017 Financial Aid Analysis

We did a quick analysis on the take up of our first¬†Financial Aid program¬†for PyCon APAC this year. Hopefully by shedding light on the statistic of the applicants for the FA program, it will increase awareness on such a program, and encourage more new comers to take advantage and join us in future PyCons. The…

Announcing the 2nd batch of our Financial Aid recipients

We would like PyCon to be accessible to everyone who wants to come and get involved, but one of the hurdles to accessibility is the financial burden that attending a conference imposes on attendees. So one of the new things that we’re trying to do for PyCon APAC 2017 is to give out financial aid…

Financial Aid reopened: 2 more grants

Update: With only 4 weeks away from the PyCon APAC 2017 event, we have some good news to share. We have decided to extend the Financial Aid Program to provide RM500 for another two individuals to attend the event. Thus, we will be receiving applications to be considered for the financial aid program for the…

Announcing our Financial Aid recipients

We would like PyCon to be accessible to everyone who wants to come and get involved, but one of the hurdles to accessibility is the financial burden that attending a conference imposes on attendees. So one of the new things that we’re trying to do for PyCon APAC 2017 is to give out financial aid…

Financial Aid for PyCon APAC 2017

For PyCon APAC 2017, in order for us to increase opportunities to attend the conference, we have a Financial Aid program ready. Philosophy/Outreach Everyone – even the conference chair – pays for PyCon registration. That way, we can assist those who might otherwise not be able to attend. This includes major diversity and outreach programs…