Here is the structure that Serdar proposed for a call for crowd-funding via his portal.l.
We need to describe:
Mission: Help scientists get the environment data they need for their research by funding the deployment of environment monitoring stations in Africa via donation of funds.
The funding goal and time line
Total €30,000 for 10 projects in tow phases of 5 projects each, €3000 per project
Phase 1 staring 1 October 2016 and phase 2 starting 1 February 2017
The funding will contribute to the equipment cost, installation material and local traveling for the deployment team.
Project organisation for the manufacturing and deployment phases
Program Management team
Recruited among BSc, MSc and PhD students at TTA member universities and via a crowd-sourcing call
Supervisors of project teams
- Amos, Ben, Bjorn, Julianne, Abdi, Gbenga
*What is in it for the donors?
- The donation will be acknowledged via email
- If agreed, the donor name will be included in the list of donors.
- In issues suitable for a vote, if any, a donor will have a vote proportional to the donation