[Ambassadors] Campus Ambassadors for Malaysia

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Wed Jul 1 17:38:01 UTC 2009

On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 12:24 PM, Izhar Firdaus<kagesenshi.87 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have several questions regarding campus ambassador programme which
> we currently have online at
> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Campus_Ambassadors. A local college
> asking me about it , and how they can get their students to be
> involved.
> 1) Do we have any defined guideline on how an Ambassador should
> manage/guide Campus Ambassadors? What we should do, etc.? As colleges
> and students might expect some sort of clear information on what their
> students and the college itself can benefit out of it, outline of the
> programme, etc.

This program isn't officially launched yet and we (the ambassador
community) should set up a meeting to discuss launching it soon. There
is a lot of interest in participating in it around the world.

I'll task myself with organizing a meeting and announcing it so we can
talk about these issues. It has been on my to-do list for a while now.

> 2) Regarding some of benefits for the Campus Ambassadors:
> # Stipends for running an event (pizza, soda, etc.)
> # Schwag to give out at events and a cool exclusive Campus Ambassadors, t-shirt
> # Earn a trip to FUDCon!!!
> These 3 benefits involves money (especially the final one). Malaysia
> ambassadors have been moving mainly on our own cost for the past 2
> years, so we might need more support in term of ease to acquire swags
> / stipends if we want to start supporting Campus Ambassador program
> for local colleges and students. As for "Earn a trip to FUDCon", are
> there any particular requirement before a particular Campus Ambassador
> is eligible for it?

We don't have funding or arrangements made for any swag currently. So
I don't know how this will shake out. We likely will regionalize it
and budget things for each region from that region's ambassador
funding I would guess. Maybe someone else has a different idea about


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